The Girl With The Snail On Her Head

There once was a girl with a snail on her head She hated it so; she wished it was dead It slowed down her walk and it messed up her hair It scared off the men she so wished to snare Then one day it spoke and she listened in shock To tales of its … Continue reading

Snakes and Earrings

Book review: Snakes and Earrings – Hitomi Kaneraha (Dutton Books) Teenage angst is the source of innumerable creative outpourings, for better or – more frequently – for worse. As a young author, Hitomi Kanehara has succeeded in that most difficult of tasks: being taken seriously. As far as one can get from the dreary college … Continue reading