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History by the River

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On Tuesday evening I went along to Hammersmith and the Blue Anchor, a pub overlooking the River Thames. I was there for this month’s meeting of History by the River, an event run by the Historical Writers Association and its … Continue reading



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At Soho Theatre for just under a fortnight, theatre company The Wrong Crowd in ‘Kite‘, a new play without words, but with just about every thing else – original music, dance, puppetry and, of course, kites. Part of the 2016 … Continue reading


December – Advent

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Jerez old town always dresses well for Christmas. This year the lights are somewhat more subdued, the Town Hall is economising – it’s austerity. Like every year, however, in this pre-Christmas period, the centre is  a wonderful place to stroll … Continue reading


Help & self-help

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In the world of writing and publishing, I am learning as I go. It’s interesting and enjoyable and there are lots of people willing to help the newcomer, often out of kindness, or because they’ve ‘been there’, but often also as a way of … Continue reading


An audio-book for Christmas

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Long in gestation, the audio-book of ‘The Village; A Year in Twelve Tales’ is now on sale, exclusive to Audible/Amazon, for £13.55. Running time is 8 hours and 22 minutes. Regular readers of this web-blog will know that the process began back … Continue reading