The Wainwright Prize & Other People’s Lives

I used to read fiction to the exclusion of anything else; historical novels, detective novels, historical detective novels, science fiction and fantasy novels, the 'literary' kind of novel (whatever that loaded term means), novels that were published months, years or centuries ago. I'd give house room to pretty much any kind of 'story book', but I was never a reader… Continue reading The Wainwright Prize & Other People’s Lives


I'm not a radio reviewer by any stretch of the imagination but I wanted to write about Pilgrim, because this particular drama series is one of the very best things the BBC has ever broadcast (of course, as we all know, the BBC broadcasts amazing things all the time) and I'm really going to miss… Continue reading Pilgrim