Nick’s Thought For The Day

NYC Marathon 1979
NYC Marathon 1979

There was another life that I might have had, but I am having this one. 

Kazuo Ishiguro

November 8, 1954: Happy 59th birthday, Kazuo Ishiguro! Born in Japan and raised in England, the celebrated novelist has held a variety of jobs. During his gap year between high school and college, he worked briefly as a grouse beater at the queen’s castle, Balmoral. When his first book, A Pale View of the Hills, was published, he still had a job as a social worker.

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