At last! My project to make all six of the DUNCTON books available in e-format is now live. You’ll find the flagship title DUNCTON WOOD available at Amazon here. Subscribers to the Unbound print edition of DW will receive a free e-copy of the ebook. The other two titles in the first trilogy – DUNCTON QUEST & FOUND – will be published as ebooks in the coming weeks.
I’m writing a play for the first time in years. As with any new project things arrive through the letter box, in chance encounters, or via promotional email (as in this case) serendipitously. It’s not miraculous, just that the mind – or my mind right now – is receptive to what it (thinks, hopes) it…Details
I finally got to watch The Theory of Everything and Eddie Redmayne’s Oscar winning performance at Stephen Hawking, the subject of this wonderful biopic. I don’t know if Felicity Jones, who played Hawking’s girlfriend-later-wife, had a nomination as well, but hers is a powerful, intelligent, understated performance. As for Redmayne’s depiction of progressive physical disability…Details
What a pleasure to see a truly commercial film which dares to make its deepest points with allegory. I am thinking of Seraphim Falls (2006). It’s currently viewable on BBC iPLayer. It’s a story of how two tough mens’ paths tragically cross in the American Civil War resulting in the quest for revenge by one…Details