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Great news!

02 Jun 2014

I'm on the home stretch! My dear publisher at Simon and Schuster in New York has had this to say about the manuscript of my new book: "It's really wonderful - very entertaining and full of heart and danger and  rich history a...

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The House that Vanished

19 Apr 2014

Sometimes, when painters are planning a new, large work, they'll do a coloured sketch. And this is what this is. It's a short story (really, not very long at all) that I wrote which may end up as the foundation of a book. I think it's somet...

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The Hinge of the year

19 Mar 2014

Saturday this week, the 22nd March, is the equinox. And it's palpable, now. The country, and our small farm, can feel the pull of winter. I love this time of the year. Right now, the landscape is exhausted and brown as a lion But ...

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