It’s been a while since I last posted. Caroline has been very busy with her work and I am currently on a three month trip around the US for my project Mattr. My excuse to you, and to myself, was going to be that I haven’t had time to write. I was actually typing those […]

Working in marketing the word ‘story’ and ‘storytelling’ gets bandied around a lot. Recently there has been a bit of a backlash against using the term ‘storyteller’ to describe the work of marketers and designers. I can see how writers may baulk at being lumped into the same category as marketers and design thinkers and […]

Find a weekend when you have no plans. Find a spot in the sun. Take plenty of sun cream. Get comfortable. Open Giovanni’s Room and start to read. It’s not your usual ‘summer read’ and don’t expect a happy ending. But if you want to read a seriously well-written story that will draw you in […]

In 1950’s Paris far away from his home of Brooklyn, New York, David is hiding from his truth. Determined to be type of man he thinks he should be David plans to marry his fiancé Hella before starting a family and settling down to the life he should have. That is until he meets Giovanni. […]

It’s been a while since I picked up a book and found that I literally couldn’t put it down. Set in 1989 in a North London asylum and then twenty years later in the seaside town of Margate, Stranger than Kindness tells of the human collateral when humanity & compassion collides with business and politics. […]