A domestic god writes…

It seems that I’m busier than an ex-Hollyoaks actor’s loins on Celebrity Love Island at the moment. I spent Monday signing a thousand books in a big warehouse just outside Colchester, while last night I was speaking at a dinner for lots of important...

Big Audio Dynamite

There I was, killing a hour in the pub yesterday afternoon flicking through the Guardian Review section when I stumbled upon a cracking review for the Attention All Shipping audiobook. Having first compared me favourably to Paul Theroux and Bill Bryson...

Suits, Graves and the BBC

It’s been a busy old week. For one thing I went suit shopping for the first time ever. I hate wearing suits. Detest the things. The most impractical, uncomfortable clothing you could ever devise, and they look rubbish anyway. But, the cheap one I’ve had...