For Fans of Raymond Chandler

A new story of Chandler has been discovered from the papers that he left behind. Read about it here:, this has made me want to (re)read a Chandler. The Long Goodbye is my favourite.“You read about these situations in books but you don’t read the truth. When it happens to you, when all you have … Continue reading For Fans of Raymond Chandler

L is for Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler

There is something sad and sorrowful about the sound of rain-water as it flows into the drains. After the heady feeling that a downpour ensues, there is a feeling of an ending as the rain-water gurgles in the gutters with a lingering sound.Or perhaps these thoughts came to me only because I was reading the … Continue reading L is for Long Goodbye by Raymond Chandler