PDB: Can you pitch THE DEATH OF THREE COLOURS in 25 words or less?
A dark and surreal tale of organised crime, betrayal, the nature of evil and one man’s obsession with the Mexican folk saint, Santa Muerte.
PDB: Which music, books, films or television shows do you wish you had written?
Barry Adamson’s Moss Side Story, They Live!, and Twin Peaks.
PDB: Which books do you think would make great films or TV series?
Well, I am thinking of writing a screenplay for TDo3C, but I’d love to see a version of The Dice Man on the screen. Or The illuminatus Trilogy.
PDB: Who are the great Italian novelists?
Well, Umberto Eco’s the big one, of course. D’Annuzio is a controversial one, part of the Decadent movement and the works I have read show a mad artistic genius there. The kind that doesn’t seem to exist today. There’s also the current of “Giallo” literature, one I need to learn more about…
PDB: Is blogging killing journalism?
Maybe it should.
PDB: What’s on the cards?
Chaos and misfortune, knowing my luck.