And the winner is

Hot news out of Edinburgh – at a swanky affair in Scotland’s finest city last night, my Holiday programme Mills and Boon writing course film won the prestigious Silver Thistle broadcast award. So it’s official, I am now ‘award-winning...

technofear and art

After all the excitement of America, it’s been a pretty uneventful couple of weeks that leave me with nothing interesting or diverting to say. Those of you who’ve read my books will be familiar with this, of course. Most of my time is being spent staring...

Well, thankfully I have arrived back in Blighty after my marathon trek from New York to London via Chicago and, bizarrely, Indianapolis. Not surprisingly I am absolutely knackered. The futility of the journey, inasmuch as it stole two days of my life, not to mention...

The interminable crapness of being in Chicago

I am not a happy bunny. To paraphprase P.G. Wodehouse, it would not be hard to distinguish me from a ray of sunshine at the moment. I’m currently at Chicago’s O’Hare airport, trying to make my way home from New York. For reasons I won’t go into...