I confess, I have a growing obsession with Orwell's work, not to mention the man himself. My latest read from his library is Down and Out in Paris and London. Originally printed in 1933, the book is a humorous and stark narrative on contemporary poverty in Paris and London themselves. The book had a controversial
In recent weeks, possibly due to the fact I live in a rabbit warren the sun never hits, I have been forced to tune my body clock to something more reliable than the English winter sunshine. I've been attempting, with varying degrees of success, to use Radio 4 to wake me up in the mornings.