GREAT REVIEW!

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  Amazon reviews: 5.0 out of 5 stars Its fun to flirt This review is from: Flirting at the Funeral (Cillian Press, 2012) I read the second of Chris Keil’s books, Liminal and found the story much more engrossing when the action switched from Wales to Greece. It is the same with his third book, Flirting at the Funeral, where the story picks …

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TAKE ANY SHAPE

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  In the morning there were sky-larks flying high and out of sight, releasing trills and spirals of silver notes into the blue air. Jack left early; from the back bedroom window I watched the Mercedes as he eased it up the lane between parked cars and wheely-bins, exhausts bubbling. At the junction with the main road he paused, an …

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RESTORE FACTORY SETTINGS

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This gizmo is set – immovably – into the ground on an Oxfordshire hillside, a few metres  from the White Horse at Uffington. I have found the Reset Button!  Restore Factory Settings! I pressed it but nothing, so far, appears to have changed. Or has a transformation taken place so profound as to be beyond our capacity to apprehend it?

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Page 111

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“The heart is joyful, and the limbs are swift and clinging; every bud of every bush is bursting into song: sweet pea, wet petal, salt and honey on the tongue.” Flirting at the Funeral, p.111  

HAY 2013

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Fabulous day at Hay Festival yesterday. The sun shone down like honey; the event-organisers were friendly and welcoming, and I had a lovely, attentive audience for my hilarious encounter with the Herr Professor!

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NWR@HAY

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The New Welsh Review is appearing at Hay this year, as is Flirting at the Funeral! http://www.newwelshreview.com/news.php?id=20