Matthew Langford

Biography

I am a writer. I also have a job, wife and four kids but it is writing that is my passion. I have travelled the world, have a taste for beer and cigars and attracted more than my fair share of trouble but it is when holding a pen that I feel truly alive. Experiences, opinions and emotions surround me like bubbles floating in an incomprehensible sea of fairy snow breakable to the touch or tantalizingly out of reach. It is only when I write that I begin to make sense of what is happening about me. The bubbles start to line up in an understandable pattern, the sunlight reflects off them and they create a beautiful tableau. I write because I have to: it is the only way I can take possession of my life.

Books

John and Elvis
Price: $2.99 USD. Words: 59,890. Language: English. Published: October 28, 2018. Categories: Fiction » Biographical
The invisible threads binding the two most iconic characters of twentieth century popular music pulled with a compulsive tension. Tortured by each other’s genius, whilst barely coming to terms with their own, the attachment was both inspirational and destructive. ‘John and Elvis’ takes you on a trip into their stories of adulation and loneliness, love and tragedy, triumph and struggle.

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