08 January 2014
'People talk about losing a twin as though they’ve lost a limb. I think I must have gained an arm or leg when Ida came.'
07 January 2014
‘Who would be the unicorn in the Bible?’
06 January 2014
A new poem
03 January 2014
An excerpt from Granta 126: do you remember
02 January 2014
'That people always ask about my block of crumpled steel does me good.'
17 December 2013
‘You’ll find that having someone you can claim is one of the greater things in life.’
12 December 2013
'Who wants to know? Link wants to know. The Eye said nothing in response.'
11 December 2013
'When my mother practises music, the world is her enemy.'
10 December 2013
'Pakistan was history and a new nation was being born a thousand miles away, amid war and debris and ruin.'
09 December 2013
'Human beings need to take leave of their loved ones. They are haunted if they do not.'