I've been listening to a lot of Radio 4's Desert Island Discs recently. I've often fantasised as to what songs and items I would choose to be stranded with. I mean, how do you even begin to choose what songs to take with you when there's a lifetime's supply, and new ones being added as … Continue reading So, I Was Stranded On This Desert Island . . .
A friend recently asked me: How do you introduce yourself to people? I thought for a moment, and then asked: What do you mean? She said: When you introduce yourself to someone, do you say, "I'm a writer"? Chewing my lips for a moment longer, staring at a table, I said that I most probably would say: … Continue reading What Qualifies You To Be A Writer?