On February 23rd 2017, I will have the great pleasure of meeting up once again with Francesca Melandri, author of the novel Eva Sleeps.
To everyone who wished me Happy Birthday last week – many thanks! It was lovely to receive all those good wishes. The virtual celebration of birthdays is a very good thing, I think – we can [...]
But before I go… there is a busy week ahead. I’m very much looking forward to meeting Ann Goldstein again, at the Istituto Italiano di Cultura on Tuesday 11th October.
One of the joys of travelling and getting to experience other countries is discovering the wealth of books and writers that otherwise might have remained below my radar.
It was probably the first evening that felt like Spring, and the Phoenix Park looked magnificent. There was a sense of stillness everywhere. There were also the beginnings of a lovely, misty [...]