The Golden Hat: Talking Back to Autism by Kate Winslet

May 30

Random facts about Autism:1234 Autism now affects 1 in 88 children and 1 in 54 boys. The rate of autism is growing at 14% per year around the world. In China it is growing at a rate of 20% a year. Autism is a spectrum disorder meaning one can be affected severely or mildly — and people are all over the spectrum with how severely it affects them — this...

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Happy Women’s Day from BeNonsensical

Mar 08

As it is International Women’s Day, I thought I would pay tribute to ten of my favorite women authors… Nicole Krauss, Karen Maitland, Isabel Allende, Maggie O’Farrell, Audrey Niffenegger, Stephanie Kallos, Elliot George, Sylvia Plath, Susannah Clarke and Brenda Maddox. Of course, there are many more talented and lovely women writers out there but I...

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