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#115 Reading The Mandibles by Lionel Shriver

Lionel Shriver  is probably best known for her novel We need to talk about Kevin which was adapted for film with Tilda Swinton playing the mother of Kevin. The Mandibles: A Family,  2029 – 2047 begins, unsurprisingly, in 2029 during the middle … Continue reading

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#111 Wondering what could be the worst thing that could happen after Brexit.

The whole Brexit debate has already polarised the country but while I’ve been writing my dystopian prequel to WHEN THE WELL RUNS DRY, I’ve been wondering about what’s the worse thing that could happen, how bad could it get? Regardless … Continue reading

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#97 Worrying about Brexit

Yesterday, writers including Neil Gaiman, Marina Lewycka, Nikesh Shukla, Philip Pullman and John le Carré wrote a letter to The Guardian expressing their view that to choose Brexit is to lose.  They are encouraging people to vote pro-EU in the European Parliament elections. … Continue reading

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#25 Watch your country vote to leave the European Union

It’s almost impossible to get down to writing this morning with the news that the UK has voted to leave the EU. David Cameron, having got the country into this mess has decided to jump the sinking ship, Scotland is … Continue reading

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