Tagged: Powerless

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Novel Preview: Powerless

THE LIFT The lift pinged softly, the sound further muted by the light green carpet that rolled away down the corridor of the tenth floor. Deon Scott, a man in his late thirties, shifted...

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Reconciliation

If one wanted to identify a theme in the books I enjoy, it will most likely be Reconciliation. People finding ways to put aside their differences and come to a closer understanding of each...

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Powerless – John Samson

Powerless was the first novel John wrote but not his first published. For those who have read his Shaka are Dead, this is quite different, although stays with the theme of post-Apartheid South Africa....

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Immigrant experiences influence writing

Xenopobia is nothing new, look at the attacks in South Africa in recent years against African foreigners trying to earn a living in that country. Experience tells me, however, that current feelings of discrimination...

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Books and Films

A recent review of book The Thorn Birds led me to wonder about which is more powerful: the book or the movie/film. I’ve not read The Thorn Birds but was an avid watcher of...

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The Ashes

I couldn’t resist. It’s that time of the cricket calendar when England and Australia once again face each other to battle it out for the urn containing the ashes of English cricket. The most...