Paula Bardell-Hedley

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Book cover for Brave New World
Primroses and landscapes, he pointed out, have one grave defect: they are gratuitous. A love of nature keeps no factories busy.
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“Time spent with a cat is never wasted.”

Jeanette Winterson
“Reading is a life-long collision with minds not like your own.”
Jeanette Winterson

Margaret Atwood
“A word after a word after a word is power.”
Margaret Atwood

Tove Jansson
“There are empty spaces that must be respected – those often long periods when a person can’t see the pictures or find the words and needs to be left alone.”
Tove Jansson, Fair Play

David Wojnarowicz
“It is exhausting living in a population where people don't speak up if what they witness doesn't directly threaten them.”
David Wojnarowicz

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