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Book reviews Circaidy Gregory Press Earlyworks Press Poetry Short stories

Reader, writer or publisher? two books to help you on your way…

‘If on a winter’s night a traveller’ what?!

Italo Calvino’s epic adventure in perceptions of reading and writing was devoured by book lovers of every variety when it first came out. At least, the first few pages were. If it has a fault (I think it has two actually) it is that the first few pages are so utterly, delightfully entertaining to booklovers it’s worth buying just for those…

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Book reviews Circaidy Gregory Press Earlyworks Press Poetry Short stories

Hard work, sleepless nights and one day, maybe…

Help, help! I’m months behind schedule and the reading pile’s going up and the money’s going down!

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Corbyn Labour Politics

For the Membership, not a Few Toms and Iains

A few things to think about in the queues for the Labour Party conference in Brighton, in September 2017, including why Tom Watson’s speech felt like the end of something Nick Clegg started…