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Foyles, the garden and Morag

Going into Foyles. Properly going in and buying a book and smelling that great smell of all those pages and feeling that calm that is in book shops. 23 more words

Poetry & Jazz at the Brighton Fringe

Performing with the John Lake Band at The Latest Music Bar, Manchester Street, Brighton, as part of the Brighton Fringe Festival, Thursday, 25th May.

I shall be reading with the John Lake Band at Foyles, Charing Cross Road, London, on Friday, 24th November, and at the Underground Theatre, Eastbourne on Friday, 29th December. 113 more words

Writers & Writing

Asian Language Book Hunting in London

I completely forgot to write about my book buying mission in London with my wonderful friend Becki back in May … but better late than never! 1,326 more words


Japanese silent film: brush up your Benshi

Fantastic news. Two events coming up in London explore the Japanese art of Benshi narration for silent film, both of them courtesy of the Japan Foundation. 260 more words

Silent Film

See What I Have Done Q & A: Foyles Edition

I’ve had the good fortune of being asked many questions about See What I Have Done lately so I thought I would share some of them with you in the next few posts. 2,035 more words


Spoils London Events

If you happen to be in London, hope to see you at one or both of these events:

May 16th, “New Writing,” The Auditorium at Foyles, Charing Cross Road: 28 more words

F is for Foyle's Philavery

  F is for Foyle’s and the alliterative sounding word Philavery which completes the book’s title. You won’t find philavery in the Oxford English, Webster’s Collegiate, or any other dictionary that I know of because the mother-in-law of Christopher Foyle, the author, made it up during a game of Scrabble. 465 more words