Are you a literary lightweight or big hitter? Quiz answers and winner revealed
Quality Street. 13. Ernest Hemingway. 14. Sir Ranulph Fiennes. 15. Oscar Wilde, James Joyce and George Bernard Shaw (one or all was accepted as correct). 16. Every Breath You Take. 17. Ritual Magic. 18. Her daughter Iseult. 19. WB Yeats. 20. Beer taster.
My sight gives way to insight
Back when I titled this column “Far As I Can See,” I didn't mean to be ironic. Now that I'm recovering from a detached retina in what was my “good” eye, I'm considering what it means to see at all. It will be weeks before I know how much vision remains ...
A cosmopolitan family's fall from grace
Through the art of loquacious conversation, and her fiery controversial polemics, she influenced future Nobel prize winners, such as George Bernard Shaw and WB Yeats. Cosmopolitan internationalists, wealthy; powerful; progressive; champagne socialists; ...
How can you help your child to make a difference?
George Bernard Shaw. As a mental health professional I have always been a big advocate of supporting people in groups rather than just on an individual basis. Aside from the extra support and understanding people gain from being part of a therapeutic ...