Someone Else's Bed



Mick seeks escape from his lack of a job and marital problems by doing something he's never done before, good or bad, big or small, that no-one else need ever know about.

M J Hyland is an ex-lawyer, a lecturer at the University of Manchester and the author of three novels - How the Light Gets In, Carry Me Down (shortlisted for the Man Booker Prize) and This is How. She has twice been shortlisted for the National Short Story Award.

Writer: M J Hyland

Reader: Rob Jarvis

Producer: Jeremy Osborne

A Sweet Talk production for BBC Radio 4.