BRIDGET WHELAN writer

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Academics love to make theories…Jeanette Winterson: Quotes for Writers (and people who like quotes)

Academics love to make theories about a body of work, but each book consumes the writer and is the sum of his or her world. Jeanette Winterson

June 26, 2016 · Leave a comment

A list of the most influential books written by women – how many have you read? Any favourites missing and have they all earned their place…?

Here’s  The top 20 most influential book written by a woman as voted by the public on twitter (must admit I missed that campaign) with To Kill a Mockingbird at … Continue reading

July 30, 2014 · 9 Comments

A petition made by writers that touches us all

I don’t know if petitions work. I don’t know if demonstrations work. All I know is that it is better than keeping quiet and this is something that touches all … Continue reading

December 10, 2013 · Leave a comment