A short essay based on my experience as an editor at Dark Mountain.
A letter I sent to readers of Crossed Lines, three days after the election of Donald Trump
An essay about the three languages you need to take a project from dreams to reality. Written for Jessie Brennan’s book, Re:development.
My contribution to First Light, a collection of writing that celebrates the life and work of the novelist Alan Garner.
Talking about collapse writing, online and in fiction.
What is different today is that living to grow old has become a reasonable expectation, something we can almost take for granted, rather than a matter of luck.
A review of two books about the Anthropocene by Christian Schwägerl and Gaia Vince.
What does art do when the world is on fire? This was the question that framed the Dark Mountain Workshop project.
This October, as the leaves gather in the gutters of Stockholm, a gang of artists, writers, performers and theatre makers will set off on a journey.
A piece of political science fiction, imagining what it would take for Jeremy Corbyn to make a success of his leadership.
In which I sketch out a set of ideas about the logic of the commons, prompted by conversations in a seminar at the Gothenburg School of Design & Crafts.
Few things I’ve written have been more widely read than this blogpost from the morning after the UK general election of 2015.