“I’m really quite happy now.”

“Everything I wanted I fought for–but I didn’t always get it, now let’s not forget that.” So says Patricia Neal to BBC interviewer Sue Lawley, and then she laughs that famous Patricia Neal laugh, that expansive laugh that… Read More

Poem with a Tiger

I want to start an argument with a tiger. I want to provoke him. I want to growl back at him, bare my teeth when he bares his so we both flash the long sharp knives of our… Read More