Today sees another one of Jodi Picoult’s novels published in the UK; A Spark Of Light deals with the contentious subject of abortion. Given what is happening in the US and around the world with… View Post

Where were you when you heard your first Queen song? What was your reaction: love it or lump it? I was five years old; You’re My Best Friend played in the car while we were… View Post

Last night I was lucky enough to see this month’s Lava Elastic performance in Brighton; run by Sarah Saeed, it’s a monthly neurodiverse comedy night. Neurodiversity is to do with how people’s brains work, and… View Post

When I was growing up, the newspaper that I wanted to work at, more than anything, was The Guardian under Alan Rusbridger’s editorship. The Guardian at the time was producing brilliant stories, be it phone… View Post

I was recently gifted a copy of Take Nothing With You, the new novel by Patrick Gale, which is out today. Over the course of about four days, I read the book from cover to… View Post