Book Reviews

Book Reviews

A selection of my best book reviews: “If you have enough book space, I don’t want to talk to you.” ― Sir Terry Pratchett Since 2015, I’ve been a frequent contributor to the Sunday Times books pages. I’ve also written book reviews for Taalgenoot (in...
Book News (2014-2016)

Book News (2014-2016)

A selection of book news and literary events “The very reason I write is so that I might not sleepwalk through my entire life.” – Zadie Smith During my time as assistant editor at Sunday Times Books LIVE, I covered many literary events. This a selection of the best...
Travel Writing

Travel Writing

A selection of my best travel writing “Why do you go away? So that you can come back. So that you can see the place you came from with new eyes and extra colors. And the people there see you differently, too. Coming back to where you started is not the same as never...
Interviews (2014-2015)

Interviews (2014-2015)

Interviews with writers “Nothing factual that I write or say will be as truthful as my fiction.” Nadine Gordimer (1923-2014) During my time at Sunday Times Books LIVE, I interviewed many remarkable writers. Here is a selection of my interviews:   Mathews Phosa...
COVER Publications 2014

COVER Publications 2014

COVER Publications: B2B articles on insurance and financial services “Fun is like life insurance; the older you get, the more it costs.” ― Kim Hubbard Background   In 2014, I worked for COVER Publications, a business to business insurance magazine based in...