Monthly Archives: February 2015

It’s my funeral

Now this is something you don’t see every day: someone blogging about their own funeral. It’s not everyone’s favourite topic of conversation. But I’ve spent the last few days giving it serious consideration. Yes, I know it sounds rather morbid … Continue reading

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Howlin’ wolf?

Sadly, there are no nice dog walks within walking distance of my village, so every day Walkies means a short preliminary trip of four miles in my car. My sprocker (springer/cocker cross) spaniel Sali (Welsh form of Sally) travels in … Continue reading

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Growing pains

Here, for you delectation (hopefully) is chapter four of my new novel Secret Shame. Julie’s firstborn, Stacey, is nine years old going on ten and trying to cope with her position in the family as stepdaughter to Derek, Julie’s husband. … Continue reading

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A Wonderfully Curious Little Book

I’d like to tell you about a delightful anthology of short stories which I’ve had a sneak preview of and that’s due to hit the virtual bookshops in the next few days. The Curious Little Book of Extraordinary Big Tales … Continue reading

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