Monthly Archives: January 2015

Multiple overwhelmings

I got caught up in the Channel 4 mini series ‘Top Boy’. I know the estate in Hackney where the plot unfurls. We get glimpses of two young lads, neither of them destined to be ‘top boy’ in the drug dealers’ world. One of the lads has a drawn ‘peeked’ face that speaks of poverty. He lives for his staffie, whom one day he finds ‘strung up’ by those aspiring to be ‘top boy’ because he failed to deliver on one of his tasks... read more

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