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Countdown with ...
Interviewed 15 September 2018
Ten words to sum up your working life to date ...
An exhilarating ride, shared with the love of my life.
Nine things you can see from where you're sitting ...
My laptop screen
Editions of my books
A bottle of 25-year-old Macallan
A 1963 Hofner Committee semi-acoustic guitar
A photograph of my wife
A Downy Woodpecker on the feeder outside the window
Artworks by my grandchildren
A bill with red edging
A calendar with a picture of my parents
Eight minutes to prepare a meal. What's it going to be ?
Ravioli – heated in the can, directly on the burner. Remove from heat, hold can with potholder, eat ravioli with spoon straight from can – preferably over sink. Recycle can, wash spoon. Done! Now back to writing.
Seven people you'd like to go for a drink with ...
Eric Clapton (a non-alcoholic drink, obviously)
Queen Elizabeth II (tea, presumably)
John le Carre
Six things you can't live without ...
My grandsons’ laughter
Something to write with
A trip in the works
Five favourite words ...
Okay, I can explain this...
Four places you'd run away to ...
The tepuis of Venezuela
Three books you've bought recently ...
Revolution by Peter Ackroyd
The Corfu Trilogy by Gerald Durrell
Birds Art Life by Kyo Maclear
Two things that make you rant ...
Insults to my intelligence
One thing you'd tell your teenage self ...
You know that list of dreams you have? Life’s working on it, so be patient.