Cityread Writing Competition

When I said in the last blog that I’d been writing, I wasn’t lying – but it’s fair to say most of my output hasn’t made it off my hard drive for anything like public consumption. However. In April, an organisation called Cityread London ran a whole host of events across London using this year’s […]

War Horse

Bit of a gap in posting, eh? I’ve been doing bits of writing elsewhere but blogging is something I got out of the habit of doing regularly. Lately, though, I’ve had the urge to start up again, and having just moved the blog over onto a new hosting and updated the look and feel, now […]


I’m trying to collect my thoughts on the issues surrounding the debate over casting of the RSC’s The Orphan of Zhao. I think I need a bit more musing-time, but meanwhile here are some links to blogs and discussion relating both directly to the RSC/Zhao case, and to similar experiences elsewhere. To be continued! Main […]

Friend references, reclaiming classical music and embarrassing pet bodies

My brain’s been on overdrive today, so as a consequence everything is a bit fuzzy, and whizzy. And strangely stripy. It may be all the sugar I’ve been eating – pretty much to the exclusion of all proper food. Not to be recommended (often). I wanted to put as a sort of placemarker, so I […]