Thatcherism has become bigger than she ever was.
But we are entitled to look for continuity in politics.
I'm one of those unlucky people who had a happy childhood.
Ah, well, I have no talent for nonfiction, that's my problem.
They were written in the early '90s when I was strapped for cash.
But you can try to read books at the wrong time or for the wrong reasons.
The more melancholy side of my literary personality is much in tune with BS Johnson's.
Writers never feel comfortable having labels attached to them, however accurate they are.
Luckily, in my case, I have managed, by writing, to do the one thing that I always wanted to do.
You would go mad if you began to speculate about the impact your novel might have while you were still writing it.