What David’s reading

David Pipe, author, writer novelist, Sacrificing Starlight, Henry's Tale - UK, Germany

Klara and The Sun by Kazuo Ishiguro Klara’s Conundrum. A fascinating exercise exploring the possibility that machines can be conscious. Klara asks more questions than she answers and leaves us with the conundrum of defining our own subjective view of consciousness. Is the belief that we have consciousness enough or are we being manipulated by […]

In the beginning…

David Pipe, author, writer novelist, Sacrificing Starlight, Henry's Tale - UK, Germany

I wrote my first two books, Sacrificing Starlight and Henry’s Tale, for my dad. My dad was a hero. Lloyd George said he’d build ‘Homes fit for Heroes’ after the war to end all wars. My dad served in the next one. When he got home the house was there. Three up, two down and windowpanes so thin […]