Oor man in exile in Lincolnshire, Alasdair McPherson, kicks off the McStorytellers week with a conundrum of a tale. Paradise Regained is set in a future world where direct contact between human beings is forbidden. But is it a heavenly nirvana or a dystopian hell? You decide.
Brendan Gisby is McStoryteller-in-Residence. He's the author of four novels, three biographies and several short story collections.