Dreams are made of Paris, opp shop bargains and, in this case, the memoir of a young Hemingway... I was twenty two years old and getting dressed for the day. I walked up to my parents’ room where they had a full length mirror. A quick outfit check before going out was my intention, but … Continue reading Paris: My Moveable Feast
The best writing is potent. Concreted, dangerously good and lucid. What do I mean by this? Well, let me give me an illustration, inspired by the fact I have recently got into 'juicing.' You are feeling particularly healthy and want to make a wonderful, energising juice for yourself. You pack spinach, carrot, apple, half a bunch of … Continue reading How potent is your writing?
I'd like to tell you about some my favourite books. Or I could talk like a lot of readers do when being interviewed by an imaginary journalist, answering the following hyperbolic question: "What books have changed your life?" To be fair, as much as I am an avid reader and believer in the fact that words … Continue reading Some of my favourite books