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Brexit Chaos

So much for an informed electorate and democracy…

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Nottingham Does Comics does Lowdham Book Festival

Only our second meeting and already a fixture in the Lowdham programme for Saturday 25th June. A panel of three professionals facilitated by the great James Walker.

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The Somme Centenary Ride

As the UK and Commonwealth steels itself for the forthcoming rememberance of the greatest waste of human life in their histories of warfare, it is fitting to display some choice images taken during my recent tour of the Somme front … Continue reading
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Bradford Literature Festival with Brick

Bradford’s Literature Festival surely must be the most ethnically diverse book festival in the UK, and it is a real honour to be invited onto a panel so rich in minority representation. In fact, I will be the minority, which … Continue reading

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Nottingham Does Comics – Inaugural Meeting

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WANTED: Illustrator

WANTED: UK-based comics illustrator to work on (hopefully) Arts Council sponsored graphic narrative written by Brick (Depresso, To End All Wars, Leonardo’s Bicycle). Style of artwork needed – similar to Loisel’s (Peter Pan) for caricatured buildings and environment but more … Continue reading

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Nottingham Does Comics

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Changing Minds at the SouthBank Centre

 If you are in London on 6th or 7th February and have an interest in mental health and the arts, hurry along to the SouthBank Centre’s huge and encompassing Changing Minds Festival. Brick will be there on a panel that includes … Continue reading

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Macbeth (Act I Scene I)

 It’s very rare that I enter into a competition, but this invitation to submit something to Kronborg Castle, né Elsinore, in Denmark was simply too tempting in the year we remember the 400th anniversary of Bill Shakespeare’s death. Read the … Continue reading

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‘THESE SEVEN’ Glowing Review

Nice to start the New Year with a good review of an end-of-last-year publication featuring my Simone the Stylite short story. I couldn’t possibly comment on Brick being singled out in such ludicrously glowing terms or my being vain enough to, … Continue reading

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