Scarborough Lit Fest

Being a proud Scarborian, I was more than a little chuffed to discover that for the last five years my home town has been hosting a cracking little literature festival. This year's line up is to be honest extraordinarily good. When I first looked at the website I let out a small sob of joy … Continue reading Scarborough Lit Fest


In praise of… Sarah Waters

This is a piece I've wanted to write for *ages*, but having not finished all her books I always felt it would be wrong to. Now I have, so I can. Hooray! I loved Tipping the Velvet. Loved it. Every single sentance was like a petal falling off a rose. The evolution of Nan, one … Continue reading In praise of… Sarah Waters