BR: ‘Great Expectations’ by Charles Dickens

'Great Expectations' begins irresistibly with the narrator, the orphan Pip, encountering a mysterious convict on the Kent marshes. This terrifying experience is contrasted later with his more insidiously haunting visits to Miss Havisham, for whom time stopped on the day she was jilted. Both of these characters have a great influence on Pip as he... Continue Reading →


Poem: The Last Unicorn

I am real; just reclusive. I prefer to stay away from Humans – it doesn’t do wonders For your self esteem when They keep confusing you with Rhinos. Do I really look that fat From behind? And when they Started denying my existence I just lost it – And went to live in the forest.... Continue Reading →

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