An open letter to London’s summer tourists.
Today, I’m thinking about Nelson Mandela, a great leader, skilful orator and eloquent writer. 1. “No one is born hating another person because of the color of his skin, or … Continue reading
Tight Trousers Honestly, writing a novel is like travelling long haul, except without the pina colada and friendly smile to greet you at the other end. Hours and hours of … Continue reading
R.I.P Roger Ebert: 10 Movies He Hated.
I was talking to a soldier on my BBC Wiltshire radio show last week. The topic had to do with how we look after service personel when they return from … Continue reading
I’m in the middle of editing my third novel, Helter Skelter at the moment. I’m creating a second draft. So what does that mean exactly? Good question. A draft means … Continue reading
This afternoon, as the world watched the Vatican chimney stack for signs that a new pope had been chosen, I spotted a flaw in the time honoured tradition of papal … Continue reading
When I blogged about The Fat Contolfreak last week, I promised that I’d post First Great Western’s response. Well, today I received an email from them: Thank you for your … Continue reading