All the Time in the World by Hugo Williams

By Hugo Williams

'I think I will be writing domestic approximately this journey for the remainder of my life... years from now, nonetheless recollecting, like an previous white hunter, shadowy photographs to an empty fire, some distance into the night...'

All the Time within the World, a primary paintings of prose via the poet Hugo Williams, used to be initially released in 1966 and commemorates Williams' attempt at age 21 to 'travel the world': the center East, India, South-East Asia, Japan and Australia. wealthy with awesome and vibrant perceptions of individuals and areas and threatening varieties of shipping, the account additionally unearths Williams buying necessary life-experience, while the environment strikes from the self-evident 'poem' of India's panorama to barren, petrified Northern Australia. In Calcutta Williams appears to be like up the good Satyajit Ray in the course of the yellow pages. In Thailand he meets a lady at a dance-hall, strikes into her sunny flat, contemplates staying. yet to England he'll go back, albeit by way of the main without notice exhausting leg of his outstanding journey.

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