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Not Wanted on the Voyage Book Three

“…and the waters increased, and bare up the ark, and it was lifted up above the earth.”  Genesis 7:17

The opening  is a dramatic scene with rain falling and water rising simultaneously and a detailed description of the interior plan of the ark and its four decks with the “Well of darkness…right at the centre […]

Not Wanted on the Voyage Book Two

The epigraph for Book Two: “Of clean beasts, and of beasts that are not clean, and of fowls, and of everything that creepeth upon the earth, there went in two and two unto Noah into the ark, the male and the female, as God had commanded Noah.”  Genesis 7:8

And so Book Two begins as […]

Anne Geddes Bailey on Not Wanted on the Voyage

“Reading…is a political act. The more you read, the more political you become. The more you read, the more dangerous you become.”  (Timothy Findley, 1992 Spry Lecture in the Introduction to Timothy Findley and the Aesthetics of Fascism by Anne Geddes Bailey ISBN 0-88922-386-6 TALONBOOKS)

All statements to follow are quoted from Bailey’s book and […]