Kit Marlowe & The Big Splash

Today’s the day! Kit Marlowe‘s debut novella is now available from Noble Romance. Here’s the blurb: It’s London in the Jazz Age: the times are fast and the women faster. Constance Wynne Hare has men eager to throw themselves at her feet—so why does she pine for the one man who takes her for granted? …

Punch Prognostication of Lady Gaga

Cited on page 147 of D. J. Taylor’s Bright Young People: The Lost Generation of London’s Jazz Ageis mention of a Punch Magazinepiece from April 1929 called “The Dull Young People” which Taylor calls a “labored parody” of the sparkling folk. But the description made me laugh out loud: Here Punch’s correspondent is escorted by…