To Paraphrase

You might be familiar with the process of paraphrasing a poem, i.e., you take a line from the poem and write it in your own words to express its meaning, bringing out its key elements. The criteria of a good paraphrase are as follows: It is not a summary. It does not contain most of … Continue reading

Salt & Pepper

We once lived in a world of black and white, red and yellow, salt and pepper, blood and piss, melting into seas, lakes and rivers, blue-green giving way to ships that sailed the circumference, defying notions of a flat world, bringing the flesh and blood of the Africas, spice and staple of other people, saffron … Continue reading