Articles by Rosa Lyster

June 28, 2017

How I Learned to Start Driving (and Writing) 0

It’s the starting, and the prospect of starting, and the thinking about how I will have to think about starting, that makes me want to vomit and die on the floor for a long time.

January 3, 2017

The Right Book at the Right Time 7

It is not an exaggeration to say that Fred Vincy changed my life.

August 15, 2016

Clothes in Books and Ways to go Wrong 15

The meanest thing Kingsley Amis ever did to a woman was to put Margaret Peele in that green paisley dress and “quasi-velvet” shoes in Lucky Jim.