Writer, editor, teacher, poet, viola player, neurotic. Interests in theology, philosophy, literature, music, and the visual arts. Studied at the universities of Oxford, London, and UEA. French and German speaker, lover of Europe, ambivalently Roman Catholic, Londoner-in-exile, and associate editor of MONK arts magazine. Writing three books slowly. Published in various journals and anthologies. Editing a collection of essays about my father, the painter William Coldstream.
NEWS! Now represented by Patrick Walsh at PEW Literary, with exciting developments in the offing:
Some examples of online work to 2020.
Interviews, by topic:
Essays and poems:
Poems - scattered liberally here and there
At Somerville College, Oxford, after a quartet gig. Shown here with my father's painting of Helen Darbishire