Loving someone is about falling in love with that person again and again. My newest love affair with France began yesterday, the day my book went on sale.Laurent, a friend who liked my book so much he offered to translate it, picked me up at midday and we took ... Read More
Amid the pandemonium at the Gare du Nord last Tuesday afternoon, when a stand-off between police and French youths degenerated into a pitched battle that lasted well into the evening, an English family sat calmly sipping ... Read More
I just checked out www.amazon.fr and if you search on my name, you can find my book!!!! It is finally finally starting to feel really real. And as my friend Isa just said, definately too late to turn back now. So from tomorrow, get clickety click click-ing! The more books ... Read More
I have just turned the final page of 'J'Habite en bas de chez vous,' the story of Brigitte, who survived on the streets of Paris for two years. Even in her darkest moments, she held herself apart ... Read More
Before my little sondage, I thought that all the world was talking about the French elections. Then I got this little mail....'Really i have no idea about the election. I presumed one was happening since Chirac's step down, but without radio or tv, we are in the dark.'