mare music tae write tae


Another German – the bold Johann Sebastian was a bit of a genius. Got introduced to this through Eric Siblin’s awesome work The Cello Suites. It’s a beautiful book about the suites Siblin’s journey, Pablo the boy that made them great and the mad bastard who wrote them. Sends ma wee brain tae wordy places […]

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Music to write by…


I’ve my brother tae thank fur being introduced to mad German musicians. These are tunes I write to. I do so often enough that I feel I will need to mention them in my acknowledgements alongside my supervisors an’ the like.

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Lushest – two books, one author


I discussed The Girl with No Hands recently-Lush! Last week (or the week before I can’t remember) I took delivery of another amazing collection by the same author. And Sourdough is even lusher. Published by Tartarus Press, it’s quickly shouldered its silky stories and well-crafted outer onto my favourite books shelf. I feel a wee […]

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