Manhood in The Guardian

A feature about Manhood in The Guardian Weekend magazine, including an interview with me by Simon Hattenstone, extracts and photographs from the book. Here’s to men and manhood.


Foreword by Mark Greene

I’m thrilled that Mark Greene, author of ‘Remaking Manhood’ and senior editor of The Good Men Project, has written the foreword for my own book, ‘Manhood: The Bare Reality’. I have just finished ‘Remaking Manhood’, […]


New book, ‘Manhood: The Bare Reality’ announced today

After Bare Reality came out, I found myself drawn, perhaps compelled, to create an inner psychological and creative balance, and explore men’s stories. Manhood: The Bare Reality is a collection of 100 intimate photographs and […]


Manuscript finished

 The manuscript for my next book is complete and delivered to the publisher!


The Bare Reality Play

The Bare Reality play was performed for the first time on 25th June 2016. The theatre was full, the audience was appreciative, and there wasn’t a single hitch. A massive thank you to Sally McCormack, Susy Payne […]


The Bare Reality Stage Play

I always felt, from the very beginning, that the stories in Bare Reality would work perfectly on stage – they are moving, surprising, funny and, above all, human. It’s completely in keeping with the spirit of […]


Breast cancer book inspired by Bare Reality

I’m very touched to have inspired a new book of breast cancer stories in aid of breast cancer charity, BUST Bristol, containing an important and moving collection of stories from people who have had breast […]


Marie Claire Spain

Ooh, look, here’s a lovely write up for Bare Reality in Marie Claire Spain. Well, I assume it’s lovely, I can’t read it. Looks good though!  


Bare Reality Workshop for Schools

Frankly, I wish I had been to my workshop when I was a teenager. It might have saved me decades of body image niggles and connected me with the warmth and power of female experience […]


The Foreword to ‘Bare Reality: 100 women, their breasts, their stories’

Foreword to Bare Reality, 100 women, their breasts, their stories: There are few parts of human anatomy as provocative as a woman’s breasts, which frequently exist, culturally, not as part of women’s bodies, but as […]