“Sod the wine, I want to suck on the writing. This man White is an instinctive writer, bloody rare to find one who actually pulls it off, as in still gets a meaning across with concision. Sharp arbitrage of speed and risk, closest thing I can think of to Cicero’s ‘motus continuum animi.’

Probably takes a drink or two to connect like that: he literally paints his senses on the page.”


DBC Pierre (Vernon God Little, Ludmila’s Broken English, Lights Out In Wonderland ... Winner: Booker prize; Whitbread prize; Bollinger Wodehouse Everyman prize; James Joyce Award from the Literary & Historical Society of University College Dublin)


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09 December 2018

A LETTER FROM WENDOUREE

The following letter was delivered to my landlord and friend, Peter Fraser. It came with this sealed envelope:

which contained one of the most relished letters I have ever received, by hand or post:





The letter's writer and his reader photographed by Milton Wordley at Wendouree last year ... click for Tony Brady interview by Milton Wordley

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