Tag: Critical Review

Naming the Writer

One of the aspects of being a writer that I am currently contemplating, as I sit at my desk with a cup of coffee, is the idea of a pseudonym.  I’m not wholly comfortable about publishing work in my own name.  I write this blog in my real name and that is okay but, at…

A Societal View of Tess

I recently re-read one of my favourite books.  As I sit at my desk today, savouring my coffee, I thought it would be enjoyable to write a brief review of this much loved book.  It is one of Thomas Hardy’s (1840 – 1928) best loved works; ‘Tess of the d’Urbevilles’.  This story’s main protagonist is…