The culture of Japan has long fascinated me, like many others. Though I’ve dabbled in Japanese literature, I can probably count the literature studied on two hands; strange for something I’ve found intriguing but not pursued. “Join us for an evening in conversation with Takashi Hiraide and Kyoko Yoshida, two authors whose work exemplifies the genre-bending… Read More Japan Now: Manchester, storytelling and literature as art form.
This week I was lucky enough to attend a screening of ‘Codegirl‘ at the Cooperative building in Manchester; organised by Ladies of Code. The evening, and the film, followed an introduction by Ladies of Code organiser Danielle, who shared a heartfelt story and the need to get more girls in STEM subjects. Females are hugely… Read More On leaving digital Manchester
The city I live in has been opened up this week, as my Love got a job in the same building. It means after work, I no longer rush to flee the city, but I waltz around it, with my hand in his, exploring. Manchester is a city ripe with potential. It’s at the point… Read More A week in Manchester.