Henley Literary Festival

Henley Literary Festival

Say Henley-on-Thames and you might focus on the Thames part… and you might assume you’re somewhere in London. But you won’t be, because the Thames flows far before it even gets to Londonium. Between Saturday 2 October and Sunday 10 October, the...
Backup Singers

Backup Singers

Driving down the main street in – there she is, the star of the show, supported by background singers. Lights flash in the foreground as the grand old lady makes her appearance, ready to beguile those who watch her. She’s seen a lot in her day, and her...
Henley Literary Festival

WWWWWWinter

Winter is coming… just as soon as we get through autumn. Now many people will lament this fact. Not me. I love winter. There is something magical about living in a place where seasons are real. The ‘cold, grey, rainy England’ in my head was replaced...
Ups And Downs

Ups And Downs

I like my mental state level… smooth… always balanced… without any massive gyrations. And it is true – I feel it is everyone’s duty to have as strong and reliable a grip on their emotional state as they can. But when it comes to...
Henley Literary Festival

September Newsletter Out Tomorrow

Esteemed creatures of the interwebs – subscribers – fans – family – friends – and foes – lend me thine corneas. The September Newsletter is out tomorrow…This issue has the usual monthly exclusive letter to subscribers; it has...