Ender’s Game – a book review

A bit of background When I go to see a movie based on a book that I know, I generally re-read the book.  So seeing the trailer for Ender’s game was a siren song.  This is one of my favourite books and I wanted to remember why I love it  and to tell you aboutContinue reading “Ender’s Game – a book review”

The Sea Turtle

The Sea Turtle The brutal murder of Jairo Mora Sandoval exposed the tension at the heart of Costa Rica’s reinvention as the ideal place for eco-tourism.  Sea Turtle conservationists have generated traction, and posted a reward, for the arrest of his killers (#jairomora), but mainstream news channels  barely registered the act.  In this piece IContinue reading “The Sea Turtle”