Patricia Highsmith at 100 by K A Laity

Originally posted on Punk Noir Magazine:
One hundred years ago the Cottingley Fairies were brought to the public’s attention by Sir Arthur Conan Doyle who wrote in the accompanying essay, ‘The recognition of their existence will jolt the material twentieth century mind out of its heavy ruts in the mud, and will make it admit…

I Don’t Want to Live with Monkeys by K A Laity

Originally posted on Punk Noir Magazine:
I Don’t Want to Live with Monkeys K. A. Laity ‘Another year, eh?’ Norman said as he set the pints down on the table in the usual corner. ‘They seem to go so faster every time around,’ Stanley agreed. ‘What surprises await us in the coming year, I wonder?’…

The Mangrove Legacy is out!

Originally posted on Kathryn 'Kit' Marlowe:
Out now from Fox Spirit! I’ve been all over social media with it, but did I blog? Silly silly me! So happy to have The Mangrove Legacy out. Thanks to Adele and the team at Fox Spirit, and to the fabulous Stephanie Johnson for cover art to DIE for!…

Radio Radio

My half of the Xmas split single on French radio!

Is It Funny? Episode 12: Rauf Coilyear

It’s Yuletide so I’m getting medieval on you! Yes, it’s the medieval Scots tale of the coal-maker who meets King Charlemagne and despite making some questionable choices due to his testy temper, things turn out pretty well. Bonus of me reading the opening lines in genuine medieval Scots (no comment on the veracity of my…

ACID ZOO EP – Bomb Sniffing Dogs by K A Laity

Originally posted on Punk Noir Magazine:
Artwork by Jason Vaughan From the press release: Through the bars of ACID ZOO you will hear 3 tracks – THE ICKE AGE, BLACK POOL & THE NATIONAL + – and 4 remixes by Leyland Kirby (The Caretaker), Richard Fearless, Lille Cykel (Posh Isolation) and Christoph de Babalon. Tragically…