Neil Rathmell – writer

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I prepared for my holiday in Dublin a few weeks ago by re-reading James Joyce’s Dubliners. I had read it first when I was only about seventeen and remember being … Continue reading

August 5, 2015 · Leave a comment


Rabindranath Tagore wrote poems, plays and stories, but he was above all a poet. He wrote in Bengali and, like all poets, he defies translation. He won the Nobel Prize … Continue reading

April 1, 2013 · Leave a comment