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I'm an English Literature graduate working two jobs: magazine
editor and sports trader so I'm simultaneously making books and
I'm a keen rugby player, but I'm perhaps not your archetypal rugger
bugger. I enjoy the finer points of culture (in particular theatre
and nice-ish red wine) alongside the delights of lager and
In quieter moments I'm something of a reader, particularly enjoying
post-1970 fiction (Houellebecq, Coe, Barnes and the like), and a
lover of mid 20th century British film - especially the work of
What I’m doing with my life
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Writing and editing features for a number of magazines, working in
the sports betting industry, and tutoring people Latin for GCSE and
A level - varied enough?
I’m really good at
Go on, brag a little (or a lot). We won’t judge.
Sleeping through my alarm
Check raising with the nuts
The first things people usually notice about me
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Questionable taste in shoes (brown brogues are the only acceptable
An accent far too posh for someone brought up in the West
Inability to smile without looking like Wallace (as in '&
Favorite books, movies, shows, music, and food
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Books: Jonathan Coe, Michel Houellebecq, JG Ballard, Iain Sinclair,
Movies: Anything directed by Lindsay Anderson, Apocalypse Now,
Quadrophenia, Wayne's World
Music: Ska punk and Vaughan Williams
Food: curry lover and also have a weakness for greasy spoon
The six things I could never do without
Think outside the box. Sometimes the little things can say a lot.
I spend a lot of time thinking about
Global warming, lunch, or your next vacation… it’s all fair game.
Poems, words, sports, popular culture, ankles.
On a typical Friday night I am
Netflix and takeout, or getting your party on — how do you let loose?
Frantically ringing round trying to organise my rugby team for
Saturday (club captain) whilst having some after work drinks
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