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home front book cover Home Front Book Cover Wednesday 9th November 2016

Who is the woman behind the glass?  What strange and elegant fingers she has.  The hands of a musician? This is the cover of a new book called ‘Home Front’. It features full-length poetry collections by four women, myself being one of...

MILK TOAST 2326 Milk Toast Thursday 4th June 2015

Milk Toast Listening to the program, ‘Saul Bellow, Finding a Voice’ on Radio 4’s ‘Start the Week’ this Monday, I heard one of the panel say that Saul Bellow, was known for upsetting people by using them in his novels. He always had to...

Layer 11 Author Quirks Friday 1st May 2015

Author Quirks Here is a piece from The Hookline Books newsletter about my early experiences of being published. I still think that book covers are a hugely contentious area! If you would like to sign up to Hookline's news letter please email...