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May 10

Here we have another piece of publicity for my work. Jonathan Taylor heads a couple of great web sites and he is always promoting Leicester writers and writing. Click here to have a look on the Creative Writing at Leicester blog. Take a look on Amazon for details of...

April 1

Well, it's All Fool's Day today, and a warm welcome to all my readers. Having said that, I have no idea of how many people actually read this. I am awaiting the World Cup draw and hope that Wales has a reasonable group, as long as they qualify in June. Anyhoo, here is...

March 16

On a bit of a roll. Here is another review written for Everybody's Reviewing. The book is by an old pal, Phil Tew, who I taught with, in Leicester in 1979. We met up again at De Montfort after 40 years, when he was reading at an Everybody's Reading session. It's such...

March 15

Hello there. long time, no post. I have been so busy rewriting my novel with the enormous help of Tana collins. It is now off for its final proofread and I will then look to publish in one form or another. I have been working with Uni students learning as I write...

June 29

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June 7

Well, good day friends. Today I celebrate yet another publication of a review I have written of an amazing book. "Wildgoose: A Tale of Two Poets" by Sally Evans. This is a beautifully lyrical tale of fictional poets and their lives, cleverly intermingled with meetings...

May 31

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March 25

On a beautifully sunny day, I note Jonathan Taylor has uploaded my latest review. As ever, click here to see the Everybody's Reviewing site he edits. "Scent", written by Isabel Costello, set in Paris and Provence truly is a wonderful book. I really enjoyed it, as you...

March 16

As ever, I am indebted to Jonathan Taylor, who continues to promote writers on his various sites. This time he has been good enough to feature my crime novel, "Poppy Flowers at the Front" on the Creative Writing at Leicester site. I have been promoting my...