Monthly Archives: March 2011

Lacuna

I’ve been reading Barbara Kingsolver’s ‘Lacuna’ and admiring her skill as a historical writer.  I was very enthusiastic about her last book ‘The Poisonwood Bible’ but it lost it’s way towards the end.  This is a much more tightly drawn object … Continue reading

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Rock & Roll, Rhythm and Rut

I haven’t written a piece for a long time because I’ve got out of the rhythm.  There are a lot of links between music and writing and one of the strongest  is a sense of rhythm.  Rhythm of working and … Continue reading

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