Yve Blake Fangirls

Yve Blake – Fangirls

A 13-year-old girl told Yve Blake that she would ‘slit someone’s throat to be with the man I love’. She was talking about Harry Styles. Fangirls is a musical inspired by interviews Yve held with hundreds of teenage fangirls. It’s a story of young women, the stories we tell them, and the ways we underestimate or…

kew gardens, london

Kew Gardens

The botanical Kew Gardens is one of my favorite places in London. It vibrates with life and makes my soul happy, and when my mother came to visit last week I wanted her to see it too. While she got lost in the plants and the flowers I wanted to see the people. 

street geometry

The writer taken over

“I know who I WAS when I got up this morning, but I think I must have been changed several times since then.”  Back in december one of my friends came to London and we met a few times and talked about this and that. At some point I began telling her about my writing…

Favorite books read in 2017

My Goodreads account tells me I’ve read 56 books in 2017, which is not bad, not bat at all. However, this opinion is not shared by the continuously growing pile of unread books that lives in my house, which I shall call Bob. Every day Bob looks at me judgmentally while making ts ts sounds…