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The Wise Blood

Goddess bless Rihanna and her constant referencing of iconic feminine symbology, like everywhere.   The name Medusa means ‘sovereign female wisdom’ btw. That turning to stone scenario? Patriarchal propaganda. Barbara Walker in The Woman’s Encylopedia Of Myths and Secrets says the …

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The Luminaries

At one level, Catton’s The Luminaries is an old-fashioned mystery. It is a pacey and beautifully written tale of love, lust, greed and murder, following Edinburgh-born Walter Moody trying to make his fortune during the gold rush on the west …

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