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April 2018

My story, Unbuttoned, was among the pieces read at Talking Tales 18 at LeftBank, Bristol, on 21st April.




      He says it to everyone who comes to work in his department: 'My office door is always open.' Robin Lipton is that sort of manager. Old-school but relaxed. Nonetheless, Judy Hill always knocks - briskly, crisply, twice - although she doesn't wait for an answer.
      —Shall I unbutton you, Robin?
      Robin stands in front of her, helpfully lifting his tie.