Quick update – I’ve just found out that the documentary about Nick Papadimitriou, ‘The London Perambulator’ (which I wrote about a couple of weeks ago) has been made available, in full, on Youtube. This is an official release, so don’t think you’re ripping the filmmakers off by watching it. Here’s the link:
I haven’t watched it yet, but it looks fascinating.
In other, and to me more momentous, news – I have finally finished the first draft of my novel, ‘In Borderlands’. I’ve been working on this for the best part of three years, and it’s by far the most ambitious thing I’ve ever written. Of course, at the moment all I can see in it are the immense flaws, the vast quantity of work that needs to be done to get it into anything like a presentable condition, and the huge inconsistencies in tone, language, sense, quality, etc etc. But it’s done, and I’m pleased with it.
Now, for the redraft …