Right at the beginning of lockdown I spent a fascinating 45 minutes in the (online) company of Australian author Christos Tsiolkas who is probably best known this side of the world for his book The Slap. He was delightful, sensitive and interesting... and told me all about his lifelong battle with St Paul.
It was fascinating talking to Lemn Sissay. He is someone who had the toughest start in life and yet who has triumped. I spoke to him about his powerful autobiography. Highly to be recommended.
Here are some of the articles I've written in recent years.
Below is a small selection of some of the features I've written over the years