Mittens On Blog

by Karren Ablaze! and the Mittens On Team

2015: The year we found our Mittens

It was May. I’d been in Barcelona, and had just initiated the development of Ablaze! 11 by interviewing Jason Williamson about the UK’s tragic general election result. I’d also been thinking about the anxiety I was feeling, comparing it to that of a rescue...

Happy New Bunny Ears! Now, things are gonna get personal

Hey! Happy 2016! This is the thing. I have loads of ideas floating round my head and I keep meaning to blog them at you, but their numerousness and my perfectionism means I have been doing exactly nada about it. So the blogs on here have been intermittent, to say the...

Why I Didn’t Interview Johnny Rotten

Towards the end of 2014, I had a dilemma. The folks at Off The Shelf literature festival in Sheffield had invited me to interview John Lydon, aka Johnny Rotten, in front of a live audience.