Monthly Archives: February 2017

Unwelcome to Britain?

If nothing else, the subject matter of my novel Christobel (published on this website) gives me a vehicle to share my thoughts with the world (well, get them off my chest, anyway) about Europe and Brexit. The book is unashamedly … Continue reading

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Trouble looming

Chapter 12 of my novel Christobel. Chris has settled nicely into his nursing job in Germany. He’s thoroughly enjoying it and feeling very fulfilled, apart from a recent rather worrisome event which he’s trying to put to the back of … Continue reading

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A golden future in promise

Here is chapter eleven of my novel Christobel, back with the titular lady’s diary from the past, wherein she finds that life is taking another unexpected, although not unwelcome, turn. The future looks bright. I hope you are enjoying this read. If … Continue reading

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Poor Dieter

Here is chapter ten of Christobel. Frieda’s granddad is getting worse as his body succumbs to his disease and Frieda and Chris do their best to make the twilight of his life as comfortable as they can, but his will … Continue reading

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Awakening feelings

Here is chapter nine of my two-stories-in-one novel, wherein Chris’s granny, back in 1911, has feelings awakened which she never thought she had. I hope you are enjoying these twin stories. If you would like to begin reading from the … Continue reading

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Memories and musings

Chapter eight of Christobel. The narrative is back in 2014 with Chris, who with Frieda is visiting her grandfather again, listening to more of his memories and lifetime’s wisdom. But he’s approaching his Good Night, and not going particularly gentle … Continue reading

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New horizons beckon

Here is chapter 7 of the story of Chris and the story of Christobel. Well, to be precise, this time it’s the turn of Great-Great-Granny Christobel, speaking from the past. Her life is about to take an exciting turn, a … Continue reading

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