17.05.14 ‘She WORE, she WORE, she WORE a yellow ribbon She WORE a yellow ribbon in the merry month of may And WHEN I ASKED Oh WHY she wore that ribbon She said its for the ARSENAL and we’re going to WEMBLEY WEMBLEY, WEMBLEY WE’RE THE FAMOUS ARSENAL AND WE’RE GOING TO WEMBLEY’ The day […]Read more "FA Cup Final"
I can’t believe that this is the first time I’ve read a Philip Roth. It’s not exactly controversial to say this – I mean the guy has won two Pulitzer Prizes – but he writes beautifully. Every sentence feels like it was perfectly crafted. Every time I’d sit down to read, I felt like I […]Read more "American Pastoral – Philip Roth: Thoughts"
It was short. It was sweet. And it was great for my career. Can an unpaid internship ever be better? In the two weeks since I posted my wide-eyed wonder in the lobby of a building that I’d pretty much always aspired to enter – yet one which I’d flown by countless times and rarely paid attention to (it […]Read more "Observer: A Retrospective"