British author Horatio Clare on his nervous breakdown, BBC days working with people like David Lynch, his books, and growing up in the Welsh wilderness

//British author Horatio Clare on his nervous breakdown, BBC days working with people like David Lynch, his books, and growing up in the Welsh wilderness

British author Horatio Clare on his nervous breakdown, BBC days working with people like David Lynch, his books, and growing up in the Welsh wilderness

I was born on September 5, 1973, in Queen Charlotte’s Hospital, in London. My parents were journalists – dad was on The Times and mum was the assistant literary editor of the Evening Standard – and we had a basement flat in Holland Park, in west London, which is now an incredibly desirable area but was then £7 a week.I had a nanny because journalists were well paid then and my first years were happy.My mother bought a hill farm in Wales with 83 acres and hundreds of fairly wild sheep and she…

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