All posts for the month April, 2012

Readings in the summer

News of two readings coming up. On May 23rd I will be appearing as part of Teesside University’s Creative Arts Week. This is a lunch time appearance, 1pm. Exact venue to follow! On Wednesday 20th June I am appearing as part of the Middlesbrough Literary Festival, sharing the stage with Danielle Ramsey and Val Laws, […]


The Somerset Levels, and Shapwick in particular, are probably most famous for the extraordinary displays of birds. During the winter, and into spring, huge flocks of starlings gather at dusk and dawn and seem to perform astonishing aerial displays. This wonderful sight has been captured by photographers and film makers for those of us who […]