Posts Tagged: Seamus Heaney

Me on the radio

Here is a recording of the radio interview I did recently. It aired on a variety of stations in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand. In it, I discuss my career in the fashion industry, the heady thrills, the

Me on the radio

Here is a recording of the radio interview I did recently. It aired on a variety of stations in the UK, US, Australia and New Zealand. In it, I discuss my career in the fashion industry, the heady thrills, the

Paint the town

Not everything is idyllic here on this patch of turf floating in the North Atlantic. In reaction to the photographs I added to my last post, New Year’s Eve, you used words such as “charming”, “beautiful”, “wonderful”, ‘cozy” and you

Paint the town

Not everything is idyllic here on this patch of turf floating in the North Atlantic. In reaction to the photographs I added to my last post, New Year’s Eve, you used words such as “charming”, “beautiful”, “wonderful”, ‘cozy” and you

Top 20 Most Stylish Book Covers!

A well-designed, timeless jacket is always in style. Chanel built her reputation on it. Armani swears by it. Trends come and go but the artfully attired book jacket will always bewitch. Anyone who claims they can cast aside the charms

Top 20 Most Stylish Book Covers!

A well-designed, timeless jacket is always in style. Chanel built her reputation on it. Armani swears by it. Trends come and go but the artfully attired book jacket will always bewitch. Anyone who claims they can cast aside the charms

The Tale of my Book

Yesterday I wrote a letter of thank you to my old English Lit teacher, Mrs McGarvey. Twenty years too late, maybe. She’s retired now, swims a lot, still living locally. You see I was a rebel at 18––or at least

The Tale of my Book

Yesterday I wrote a letter of thank you to my old English Lit teacher, Mrs McGarvey. Twenty years too late, maybe. She’s retired now, swims a lot, still living locally. You see I was a rebel at 18––or at least

Final Proofs

This week I received the final proofs of Silk for the Feed Dogs. I was unprepared for how much it resembled a book. Don’t forget I am new to all this. Divided into double page format, with my name on

Final Proofs

This week I received the final proofs of Silk for the Feed Dogs. I was unprepared for how much it resembled a book. Don’t forget I am new to all this. Divided into double page format, with my name on