More refugee work

More refugee work

After spending a week volunteering at a refugee camp near Athens in Greece I now volunteer on a regular basis at St Ethelburga’s and NNLS refugee drop ins. This film explains what we did in Greece.  

What is true in Random Acts

People often ask me how much of Random Acts of Heroic Love is true and the answer often surprises people because whilst it is documented in the book that the story of Moritz is based on a true story about my grandfather, we have absolutely no documentary evidence of...

Publishing News 2007

“Much of this novel appears to consist of two unconnected narratives: a modern-day tourist in Latin America loses his girlfriend in a fatal bus accident and in his despair reruns their love affair blaming himself for her death; a First World War soldier in the...

WHY THE PHYSICS?

A key part of my thinking came from my understanding of oral storytelling which I have been practicing for 20 years. In some story traditions there is the knowledge that the only way to release the heart and get under the surface of human emotion is to confuse the...

PRESS REVIEWS

“Two strikingly different tales of love and grief are gradually revealed to have more in common than just the tenactiy of both men to cling desperately to the memory of love…a lush, romantic novel.” Daily Mail   “… a tour de force that,...