Category Archives: Books

I Haven’t Died

I am aware that I’ve not posted on this blog for months, and think that maybe I need to offer an explanation. It is always more difficult to motivate myself in the dark days of winter, but what motivation I … Continue reading

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A Blind Man in the Land of Zen in Colour

Here are the original colour photographs that were published in black and white in my book A Blind Man in the Land of ZenI.                        

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A Yorkshire View of Celebrity

Overheard in the barber’s   Talking about a local man, whose son has become a nationally popular and celebrated poet, much seen and heard on national television and radio Man in chair: His son’s done all right for ‘imself. Barber: … Continue reading

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The Casual Comedy

The end of December, and I can report on the progress I have made, or not made, with my projects for 2014. The one I wrote about here, back in the summer, which was the re-writing of Joining the Dots, … Continue reading

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More on local shopping

When Kurt Vonnegut, the American science fiction writer and author of, among other brilliant books, Slaughterhouse Five, told his wife he was going out to buy an envelope, she said, well, you’re not a poor man. You know, why don’t … Continue reading

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This Year’s Adventure

 What I’ve decided to do, possibly by Christmas, is to see if I can publish my book about classical music, in Kindle format.  It has already been published as a paperback, but mainstream publishers didn’t really go for Kindles when … Continue reading

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Completely Free Gift

As a special thank you to all my readers, I’ve decided to give away free, signed copies of my book, Joining the Dots. All you have to do to get this amazing, totally free gift, is go to the Contact … Continue reading

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