Recovering Misogynist

I am happy to announce that a scratch reading of Recovering Misogynist will be in the Pulse Festival on 31 May 2019.

Here is the ticket link

And here it is again because it doesn’t seem to be working… https://www.wolseytheatre.co.uk/shows/pulse19-suitcase-day/

Come say hi if you are there. I would love to meet you.

Shushed

I went to hear Selena Godden and Hannah Jane Walker in the Women Take The Fitz event at the Fitzwilliam Museum in Cambridge and Selena read a poem where she refused to be shushed. I am inspired. I refuse to be shushed. This is what I want to say. First what we all need to…

Brett Kavanaugh

I went on a date with Brett Kavanaugh in 1998. I was working for Robert Bennett at Skadden representing Bill Clinton. Kavanaugh was working for Ken Starr. The people who set us up imagined a sort of Romeo and Juliet situation, and it was, except for the fact that we did not love each other…

Recovering Misogynist

Recovering Misogynist Come see Recovering Misogynist compete for the Suitcase Prize at Pulse Festival! ticket link right here   Recovering Misogynist is the recipient of a Troop New Idea Fund grant from Cambridge Junction and is being developed with Hannah Jane Walker and Steffi Mueller with support from Park Theatre (London), Camden People's Theatre, The Pleasance and Arts Council…

Recovering Misogynist

I am thrilled to announce a new project hurtling swiftly toward me. The Junction Theatre in Cambridge has offered a residency to me and the poet Hannah Walker… and we have been awarded a grant funding the residency by the Arts Council today! In an ancient French story, a young woman is married to a wealthy…

Happy New Year

This new year is going great so far. I deleted Facebook from my phone. I am sick to death of the whole damned narrative we are trapped in and I have to exit and look for a new one. We are so tribal and scripted now. We feel so constrained and powerless in our actions.…

Assault

Having concluded in my last post that I was, in the words of Lucy Prebbles, less of a feminist and more of a recovering misogynist, I am having some very odd days of #MeToo. For me this is groundbreaking. I think other people might feel that way too. We are all moving forward, we are…