Celia goes to the fair with a strange man, because it’s an emergency.Read More
Category: Wife on Earth
By Joanna Neary and Joseph Nixon
Each week, Celia’s team of regulars and guest stars review books in the Lower Upping’s Milton Library and Celia finds herself in a fantastical romance, featuring celebrity lookalikes and fictional oddballs. The adventures contrast sharply with her life in 2019 with husband Fred and their boring daily routine. But sometimes the humdrum and every day prove preferable.
Reading Phillip Pullman reminds Celia of her first love, leaving her longing for wild and stimulating adventure. Meanwhile, Fred is happy to read the phone book and charlady Mrs Coil storms out of the library during the ‘What The Local Papers Say.’Read More
Communication. Inspired by Jaron Lanier’s book, Celia joins Twitter so she can delete her account, and Fred meets a like-minded chum on Grindr. Preferring a simpler life, Celia goes to the Post Office and nearly destroys her marriage.Read More