'A man in court dress cannot walk the streets of London without being pelted by the mob . . . the Londoners hoot the king and the royal family when they appear in public.' Casanova, 1746 (quoted in Peter Ackroyd's London: The Biography).
I'm the author of more than twenty books, including novels, short story collections and a film monograph. My latest novel is Into Everywhere.
Some of my fiction and nonfiction is archived on my web site.
If you would like to contact me, details are here.