The Bark of the Cinnamon Tree – Ashoka Sen

The sensual image of The Bark of the Cinnamon Tree is an apt one for this collection of eighteen short stories. Simultaneously warm and severe, wintery yet growing, simple whilst highly stimulating. Ashoka Sen aims to articulate the difficulties and battles that spring from the fertile space where Indian and British cultures meet in her variedContinue reading “The Bark of the Cinnamon Tree – Ashoka Sen”

White lips, pale face, breathing in the snowflakes…

Recognise that? Course you do, but for what reason? Literally every girl on the universe has taken a picture of themselves, posted it on Facebook with those lyrics as the caption and suddenly after 34 seconds of having been posted, the picture has 14 likes and 17 pretty similar comments reading ” omg babe uContinue reading “White lips, pale face, breathing in the snowflakes…”