Cancer isn’t a battle, it’s cancer

A friend of mine drew my attention via Twitter this week to an article detailing Robert Peston’s thoughts on his … More

Open letter to Arthur Frank (on reading At the Will of the Body)

Dear Arthur Frank I’m writing to say thank you for your extraordinary book At the Will of the Body. It is … More

The Book

People often ask me who The Book is, or what it is, or which book or project of mine it … More

Dark horses: 21 Lifesaving Poems which should be better known

Readers of this blog will know that I make a list at the end of each year showing the most … More