Katherine Bucknell

Katherine Bucknell is the author of, most recently, the novel +1.


Living Your Unlived Life


“Who showed the whirlwind how to be an arm / And gardened from the wilderness of space / The sensual properties of one dear face?” When W. H. Auden asked this question, he was in the process of making some of the most important choices in his life: a new homeland, a long term partner, to believe in a Christian god. He knew that he was closing down his options, and he…


Living Your Unlived Life


“Who showed the whirlwind how to be an arm / And gardened from the wilderness of space / The sensual properties of one dear face?” When W. H. Auden asked this question, he was in the process of making some of the most important choices in his life: a new homeland, a long term partner, to believe in a Christian god. He knew that he was closing down his options, and he…