The blog: a sketchbook collecting together contemporary imaginative spurs and past works that inform the gothic thriller I’m working on. I’ve given novel extracts their own page. These entries also appear in the main blog, so apologies for duplication.

Richard Guest: window-blind manufacturer, artist, author, layabout, dissenter, administrator, student, bird-watcher, composer, Madame Tussaud’s exhibiton guide, teacher, husband and father.

Self portrait with city, 2012

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