Well, well. 12 years and a heap of ruination - yet what a dirty storehouse I've uncovered. If only I could find a University to award a PhD for uncovering a travesty. No wonder 'Christ' S, saviour of AWP, is keen to 'close this down.' I should think one or two others are quaking too.. Tough luck guys.
When I stood at the edge of Keynsham platform that long, dark night many years ago, a glimmer of light held me back. The light of justice it seems - not an oncoming train. If I can't turn this catastrophe into a practical application of Article 8 of the Human Rights Act, I'm not worth the MSc. I fought for, so hard and so long.
A friend said I should cast this as a modern King Lear. Indeed, I have Regan and Goneril et al. But I'd rather re-tell it as The Tempest. Ariel not Lear. And now comes my sweet Prospero..
Marianne's guides to mental illness received professional acclaim. Two new works are now on sale, 'Finding Time' & 'Beating the Bully.'