Tag Archives: Anthology

Something for St. Valentine’s Day

I used to read a lot more poetry than I do now. Tastes shift and change, and experience brings the perspective to realise that a lot of sentiments expressed through poems have either (a) already been written, far better, by … Continue reading

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Chocolate and Cuckoo Clocks, by Alan Coren: A Short Review

This collection, published a year after Alan Coren’s untimely death in October, 2007, is a thoroughly enjoyable and entertaining volume. Edited by Coren’s son Giles and daughter Victoria, Chocolate and Cuckoo Clocks: The Essential Alan Coren features┬ápieces from across forty … Continue reading

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