Category News

To the lighthouse!

Last weekend we went on one of our long family walks to Black Nore Lighthouse, which you may know is how the online journal I launched in January got its name. The walk got me thinking (as walks often do) how much I’m enjoying being an editor again after a break of about four years. […]

Back in the saddle

Something new this way comes!

Finally a new mixtape – back to the early 90s (again)

It’s like a trawl of the toilet venues of the early 90s!

Hi-Viz is here at last!

Announcing the publication of my third collection.

On Not Approaching the New Year

An unpublished poem from my forthcoming collection, Hi-Viz.

Making a connection

On chip shops and getting the message across.

Opening up at closing time

Something about creativity, autumn and the dreaded lurgy.

News and a photo of a small dog

An update on the whereabouts of my next book and news about a forthcoming feature on my blog.

Ring out the old, ring in the new

My usual end of year burbling.

An Introduction to Jason Isbell (Mixtape 13)

Because I’m not going to stop banging on about him until you agree that Jason Isbell is a genius.