Monthly Archives: July 2017

Getting down to writing.

How easy is that? Well not so easy if you are setting out to write another novel.  I wrote last week about the challenges and choices that face every author at the beginning of a new work. I was once … Continue reading

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US trumps the UK!

The UK’s leaderless government is a bit like a fish tank.  The leader is in the obscure reaches of the foliage whilst the bigger fish left at home circle in a vacuous uncertainty. What utterances are given or leaked are of … Continue reading

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‘It’s the beginning of the end’

Well, it comes to us all.  What are the first signs of a natural end?  Now approaching my ninth decade it seems a promising idea to write a novel which takes the grumpy old man’s view and trace his eccentricities … Continue reading

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Snake oil, the White House, and the BBC

An astonishing event took place last night, The BBC’s Emily Maitlis, the good looking side of Newsnight, faced the ‘Mooch’ aka Anthony Scaramucci the White House Director of Communications.  The Mooch, by the way, is sharp as a tack and has … Continue reading

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For lonely lovers everywhere.

Waiting in an empty Today I have nothing to do If you were here, today would be full of things to do. But it is not, it is an empty day when the beach is un-walked, the sea un-swum.   … Continue reading

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The Accidental Spy

Here’s some of the reviews = have you read it yet? ‘The story has a fabulous plot and very relatable characters. I would definitely recommend this to anyone who likes to enjoy well-written books. I look forward to reading more … Continue reading

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For those who are suddenly alone.

  The Silence. Hello!  The house is empty, shockingly quiet Dust settles, time ticks by, but there’s no sound Of your voice, your footstep, or your laughter There’s no sound at all, – listen to the quiet.   There is … Continue reading

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