Caffeinated in Woolwich

Written in 2017 for my degree. This non-fiction is a response to the non-fiction piece “Lights Out For the Territory” by Iain Sinclair where he follows the same route in the 1980’s   We sit in deep faux leather sofas at the new Coffee Lounge in Woolwich, with a large cappuccino each on the wooden […]

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In the footsteps of Lawrence of Alexandria

I visited Egypt in 2010 and wrote this article much later. The house has been since knocked down, they also stole my picture for the articles about that in the newspapers too. Forget the hippie trail: follow Lawrence Durrell to Alexandria on a literary trail Taking the bus through the dusty yellow landscape of Egypt […]

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