Festivals, Awards, Reviews for The Descent of the Lyre

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Thursday is fast approaching, the day when the East Midlands Book Award is announced. I’m shortlisted for [amazon_link id=”9380905076″ target=”_blank” container=”” container_class=”” ]The Descent of the Lyre[/amazon_link], along with Alison Moore, Jon McGregor, my colleague and friend Jonathan Taylor (with whom I share an office!) and others. The award will be announced on Thursday, and I’m looking forward to the …

Brief Thoughts on Creativity

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Lately, I’ve been thinking about creativity. I’ve been thinking about what it means to bring new ideas, thoughts and stories into being. And, in particular, I’ve been thinking about fairy dust. Part of the reason for all this is that I’ve been hard at work over the last few weeks writing a paper which is due to be published later …

Bits and Pieces

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I’ve been rather slow with updates here on WillBuckingham.com and also over on TheMyriadThings.com, in part because of changing web-hosts, which has been a long and rather arduous process (there have been quite a few sites to move), in part because life has been more demanding than usual in the last few weeks, and in part because I’ve had multiple …