Lady Godiva’s Ride into New York

Lady Godiva’s Ride into New York

  Lady Godiva is riding back into popular culture. I’m so excited to have the chance to present on NAKED: A Novel of Lady Godiva at the Popular/American Culture Association in the US. Here’s the abstract for my academic paper: ‘The legend of Lady...
A Grace for Books: Mindful Reading

A Grace for Books: Mindful Reading

‘Why have we no grace for books, those spiritual repasts – a grace before Milton – a grace before Shakespeare – a devotional exercise proper to be said before reading the Faeire Queen?’ ~ Charles Lamb Of late I’ve been thinking about how we read. It...
Wild Horses

Wild Horses

The Chinese Year of the Horse was a wild ride for me. Perhaps it was auspicious I happened to be in Singapore to celebrate Chinese New Year. I saw these amazing wooden horses at Garden by the Bay in Singapore. That year I also learned to horse-ride. I’d love to report...