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“Sweetwise”, published in Sunday Megazine, 22 March 1998

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“The Lightning Kid”, published in Sunday Megazine, 5 April 1998

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REVIEW: “For Now, I am…” @marc_brew Dance Theatre Show @Sadler_Wells 11 March 2016

It was “dance, experimental, arty” and that I must come, said Nina the friend who was organising the girl’s night out evening for her birthday

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REVIEW: @SkyArts – Cautionary tale of Giles Coren “My Failed Novel”

Butchered: How can a novel written by The Times journalist-celebrity-critic flop? This is the question. And it is answered very well in this TV programme

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Rejections and the Pound on the Ground

So I had two rejections today, both for short stories. Another for my novel pitch, four days ago. No thanks For those of you who are

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NEWS: HUNGRY FOR MORE? “Hungry in Ipoh” has come to UK

It’s official. It’s out. Get Hungry in Ipoh on Amazon UK now > Product details Paperback: 300 pages Publisher: Buku Fixi; 1st edition (2015) Language: English

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HUNGRY? A New Year treat: “Hungry in Ipoh” London Launch and how I did it

Brixton, London, Wed 10 February 2016, 7pm.   HUNGRY – PART I – The Launch itself Finally the day had come. The planning took about

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4-in-1 Bedside Table Book Review: Atwood, Nemirovsky, Lumix GM1 manual, Urban Decay leaflet

Guess which one is the hardest to read? #whatimreadingrightnow #bedsidetablebooks #margaretatwood #irenenemirovsky #shortstories #urbandecay leaflet. Correct answer is: #lumix #gm1 #manual A photo posted by

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What genres are these books?

So I did a quick study of the books that I liked in no particular order, without cheating, without internet access. A handwritten list, just straight off

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London launch of “Hungry in Ipoh” at Knight Webb Gallery, Brixton

My short story called “Funny Mountain”, in the Hungry in Ipoh anthology, will be launched at Knight Webb Gallery in the heart of Brixton, London – birthplace of