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Something to Tempt You into Reading...

A little bit from my latest novel, Festival Fireworks…..

‘And you are interested in the ballet?’ His blue eyes were large and staring right into hers. 484 more words

A Tinkerer and a Dabbler with a Library Card

It’s confession time. I am a mere tinkerer and a dabbler with a library card. I read, and I write; but I did not study English Literature and I still can’t afford to send myself on a writing retreat (never mind the heady heights of an MA in Creative Writing). 542 more words


Ken ~ Bunker Theatre ~ 15.02.2018

Considering this was a show about the life of a man I had never heard of prior to randomly selecting to see this, I left at the end of a 90 minute performance feeling like Ken was an old friend. 331 more words


The Divide

I have to confess I wasn’t looking forward to this. It wasn’t received well at the Edinburgh Festival last August, when it was in two parts with a total playing time of 5.5 hours. 434 more words


Angel at the Arcola Theatre review ****


Arcola Theatre, 4th October 2017

I had been hoping to get an opportunity to see Angel after reading a review of the premiere at the Edinburgh Festival last year. 465 more words


And Dali Melted Into Matisse

How long had my heart been in pieces on the floor? How long had I looked at the pieces needing a dustpan? Mopping up the blood that just attracted ants, I picked up the broom from its handy storage… 7 more words