Rainbow Laces This morning I was happy to see prominent football players, captains, wearing the rainbow armband and speaking out for LGBTQ+ rights. How far we’ve come, I thought, even now when the shadow of xenophobia and fascism is ever-present. They aren’t ashamed to speak out. Things can change. However, while there was an interview … Continue reading Rainbow Laces
The new book by Alice Severin.
Happy solstice, holidays, and soon to be new decade. I'm not sure where the old one got to, but it's been a long, strange trip - wasn't that The Grateful Dead? Anyway, the new book is now out on other platforms if the big internet behemoth didn't take your fancy. If you haven't heard of … Continue reading Happy New Year and the end of a decade
“Let us never cease from thinking—what is this ‘civilisation’ in which we find ourselves? What are these ceremonies and why should we take part in them? What are these professions and why should we make money out of them?”— From her anti-war essay “Three Guineas” (1938) Virginia Woolf “I have a deeply hidden and inarticulate desire for … Continue reading On finishing some writing
Hello and good evening, or good morning, or whatever wherever. A brief update. I noticed that someone out there was searching for "alice severin will there be more books", which I thought was very kind. This is especially true considering a lot of people put out books every few months, and it's been a year … Continue reading Will there be more books?
Happy New Year to all of you! I hope 2015 brings us all the space to forget fear, find new connections, and explore our own unique paths. Much love to all of you. It's a grey day in NYC, but the conversations on the street speak of hope and any attempt to go a different … Continue reading Happy New Year and Book Update!
Book update. Just received a fantastic email from a fan/reader/great person with a "desperate request" - they want another book in the Access series! They quoted Tristan to me! It made me miss that terrible foursome of Lily, Tristan, AC, and Trevor. Very much. I think there will have to be a fourth book at … Continue reading Book Update
A picture of the High Line- one of the more interesting architectural resurrections - based on the one in Paris, but a with a distinct NYC feel. Unfortunately, it is never this quiet anymore. Have started the new book. More than started. Always interesting, watching it unfold... Alice xx