Here are the first few pictures from Nyla’s reading of ‘Slaughterhouse Morning’ at Waterstones Covent Garden on Friday 3 March.
Wonderful audience, standing room only for quite a few!
Most exciting image: people picking up my book, rapt and immersed.
Reading it, buying it.
Here are the first few pictures from Nyla’s reading of ‘Slaughterhouse Morning’ at Waterstones Covent Garden on Friday 3 March. Wonderful audience, standing room only for quite a few! Most exciting image: people picking up my book, rapt and immersed. Reading it, buying it. Wow! Continue reading
Nyla Nox will be reading from her first chapter of ‘Slaugtherhouse Morning’. You will be the very first to hear it before the book comes out later in March! Link to the website Continue reading
Nyla Nox – My Writing Life I write a lot. And I’m a bit astonished to see these four little words written down on the screen. Yes, I write a lot. Many years ago I took an evening class in poetry. Most of us were struggling with the writer’s bane: actually sitting down and writing […] Continue reading
“The Bank was frightening. I’ve never been bullied so badly. But it didn’t take away the essence of who I am.” The publication of Slaughterhouse Morning has brought me many insights. This one took a guest blog post to bring it out in me! LINK HERE (scroll all the way down to see it) And […] Continue reading
On the graveyard shift at the Most Successful Bank in the Universe (not its real name), we did very skillful work with absolutely zero appreciation or validation. We only ever got negative feedback. Often, VERY negative feedback, usually combined with threats. And those threats were very real. We could be fired overnight without a reason. […] Continue reading
I finished volume 3 of Graveyards of the Banks. Sent the ARCs off to the PR people. So many years of my life. All those words finally emptying out of my head. I can’t believe that I no longer have to remember. It’s there. I feel dizzy. That old construction site can be dismantled. The […] Continue reading
… inside an article on banker bullying by burger eating by Harry Wallop Here’s Nyla’s mention (small but it’s Nyla’s only ever appearance in the Telegraph…) “Other bankers have found this culture intolerable. One, who blogs and writes under the pseudonym Nyla Nox, said her seven years working in a back office for a big […] Continue reading
Wow! Nyla’s Brexit satire has been translated into Mandarin! The ‘dark and deviant’ Nox vision of the futures (validated by secretly leaked bank document) goes global. read it all in Mandarin right here: Link to the website Continue reading
This is the ‘conflict of interest’ Nyla Nox writes about in her upcoming volume 3 of ‘Graveyards of the Banks’. (Except in the novel, it is part of a very suspenseful story…) “The 62 richest people in the world own as much wealth as half of humanity. Such extreme wealth conjures images of both fat […] Continue reading
“In the final scene, when the girls had all become occupying angels, leaving the shepherds cowering at the edge, completely overshadowed and out-blinged, I graciously smiled while everyone adored me one more time and then plunged into my final monologue. Maybe even my sister would now take her hands off her ears. When my monologue […] Continue reading