It was summer 1991, I think, when sharing a joint on a brick fire escape after a night of acid-tapped cartoon lunacy, my friend Steve exhaled smoke into the Manchester morning and casually asked if I’d heard of a writer called William Burroughs. I hadn’t, but that moment has stayed with me as the dawn of what was to become a deep and unremitting love for the man J.G. Ballard … [Read more...]
About Leon Horton
Leon Horton is a journalist and writer. He is a regular contributor to the Australian/worldwide alternative news and science magazine Nexusand to the US animal rights magazine The Animals’ Voice. His work has also been published in The Big Issue in the North, Old Trafford News and numerous other publications and online platforms. He blogs at Under the Counterculture.