Home: the playlist

The makings of a great mix tape Photo by Simone Acquaroli on Unsplash Hometown Glory – Adele This City – Ed Sheeran Home…

Some feedback on ‘Home’

  One of the most terrifying times for me in the writing process is when the book is out of…

Recent writing around the web

Here are the links to some bits and pieces I’ve written lately… Surviving or thriving? LICC Connecting with Culture – read HERE….

My best books from 2016

2016 was bad when evaluated in terms of celebrity deaths, climate change indicators and world politics. However, for me at…

Small acts of defiant hope

The internet is awash with responses to the election of Donald Trump as 45th president of the United States.  Like…

Limited

There are some life lessons I seem to need to learn over and over again, the hard way. This week…

All about me-moir

When I sit down to write, one of my main challenges is to concentrate over the din of the voices…

No one likes a bragger

Donald Trump is a pathological bragger. I have just watched this CNN interview in which he’s unable to resist responding to…

In the thick of it

Let me start with a positive spin on this whole EU referendum mess: I am nearly forty (two years off…