The following is the final of four audio extracts from my new book “The Way to Hornsey Rise – an autobiographical novel”. In 1975 I became a squatter in Hornsey Rise. One day, my mother paid me a visit…
Jeremy Worman’s latest collection, Swimming with Diana Dors and other stories, was published by Cinnamon Press in June 2014. Barbara Hardy wrote: ‘Worman’s new collection reminds us what Henry James meant when he said the writer must be someone on whom nothing is lost, and it shows what the short story can do – memorialise place and time, concentrate feeling, relationship, sensation and history, in glimpses and vivid moments.’
Fragmented, my collection of short stories about London was published in 2011 by Cinnamon Press (partly funded by an Arts Council grant). Fragmented charts a personal journey from 1970s squatter to life in Hackney now. Fragmented is widely available. It is also on Kindle and may be downloaded from Amazon.
Swimming with Diana Dors:
Listen to Jeremy reading radio versions of some of the stories: