Dear Margaret Atwood

Dear Margaret Atwood, You are one of my favourite authors of all time. I was introduced to you through Oryx and Crake by my teacher in my second to last year of school. It was the first time I'd heard of¬†Speculative Fiction, and the start of a love affair with the genre that grips me… Continue reading Dear Margaret Atwood

Recently read: We, by Yevgeny Zamyatin

We, by Yevgeny Zamyatin,¬†is a dystopian novel where people are numbered not named, sex is managed via a pink ticket system, and every hour of the day is strictly controlled. Can you imagine every wall being made of glass? Zero privacy? Zamyatin did, back in 1924. Before Orwell's 1984. Well before the Hunger Games or… Continue reading Recently read: We, by Yevgeny Zamyatin