Feedback

On Mondays I like reading Pilita Clark's column on the back of the FT. Today the topic was feedback at work, and how to give it in a way that is useful but not tears-inducing. The article made me think about the kind of feedback I seek and find helpful. It also made me think …

Writing

I would not call myself a writer, because I've never made the main part of my living from writing. I can say that words, read or written or thought about, have always been vitally important to my creativity, alongside music and the visual arts. And the discipline of crafting words in a way that usefully …

Lantana

Here's a nice thing that's coming up in North London (without typo, hopefully): Purcell, Praetorius and such (ie. some of the nicest music ever, then). I'll be joining Ilana's Lantana Ensemble on the viola. The details: 1 November 2018, Unitarian Church, 39a Newington Green 2 November 2018, Heath St Baptist Church 7.30. £12 Emily Atkinson …