'A wonderful writer: one in possession of immense feeling.' -Rachel Cooke, The Observer


'Raw and glittering... Superb.' --Christina Patterson, The Sunday Times

'Roberts writes with wit and honesty.' --The Independent

'Brave, naked, defiant and exquisitely written.'--Julie Myerson, The Spectator


Yesterday ended in disaster. Very late at night, I decided to write down everything that had happened; the only way I could think of coping. So here goes...


So begins Michele Roberts's intimate and honest account of the year after her latest novel has been rejected by her then publisher. Written with warmth and sensitivity, she navigates the difficult road from depression and anxiety to acceptance and understanding of the value of the friendships which nurture her and make life worth living - whatever happens.


Publisher: Sandstone Press Ltd 
ISBN: 9781913207144 

Negative Capability (Hardback)


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