Eaton Hamilton

the problem with being trans is cis people. The problem with being queer is straight people. The problem with being disabled is abled people. The problem with being Black is white people. In other words, prejudice.

Tag: London

George Bernard Shaw

…didn’t enjoy people and had a writing hut to which he could escape. Lots of writers do. But the special thing about his is that it was on a Lazy Susan, which rotated? Too much sun? Rotate. Too much shade? Rotate. “London,” he called it, so that when someone telephoned, they could be told that Mr Shaw was in London.

Two Men and a Library

 

Natasha Frost tells us the bizarre (and entertaining) story of playwright Joe Orton, and his partner, Kenneth Halliwell, during the time in the 1960s when they stole, altered and returned books to a London library. The story did not end well, but rather with heartbreak and murder.

The Strange, Sad Story of Joe Orton, His Lover, and 72 Stolen Library Books

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