Dear-Esther feature

Dear Esther

May 12, 2012

The Chinese Room’s game has us travelling through limbo, inspiring thoughts about landscape art, aural stimulation, H.D. Thoreau, and the pitfalls of purple prose.

Join us as we write at frankly unbelievable length about our experience of this dreamy Hebridean island.



May 10, 2012

“He reappears at the edge of the pit, blinking – neither refreshed nor rejuvenated – merely there, again. And what he endures with Sisyphean resolve, I experience with facile excitement. But don’t get me wrong. I love it, as condemning as that sounds. We jump again and once more he leans into it, fists clenched in heroic effort. I lean back smugly. This time it’s me who knows better.”