• Poetry

    #MeToo

    TWENTY-SEVEN years oldWalking in the evening’s cool(Twenty-one years to go – don’t stroll through town with your boyfriend). When I was nineteen(Thirteen years and counting – don’t crouch down, don’t turn your back on politiciansHowever small-town-local,Don’t crouch down). It happened…

  • Reviews

    Love Matches

    THE 1973 BATTLE of the Sexes tennis match, Billie Jean King versus Bobby Riggs, has been adapted for the screen, “a combination of sport, politics and an amazing personal journey – everything you could possibly want to write about” screenwriter…

  • Comment,  Sport

    Horse Play

    IT’S BEEN eleven years since jockey Paul O’Neill, enraged at his mount City Affair’s unruliness on the way to post for a Stratford selling hurdle, lurched forward and delivered a head butt to the recalcitrant mare. Following a quickfire apology,…