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The Smoking Diaries

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Former England cricketer and now writer for the Times, Ed Smith tells us how Simon Gray's The Smoking Diaries liberated him as a wordsmith. Throwing away the rulebook of formal writing, he was inspired to have the confidence to use words in a completely new way.
Producer: Smita Patel

First broadcast in October 2011.

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15 minutes

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Mon 18 Mar 2013 22:45

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