Archive for June, 2008

Technology

Thursday, June 26th, 2008 Posted in Books | Comments Off on Technology

From Bill Technology enters a writer's life in many ways and in wonderous ways to what was at our disposal not so many years ago. To many people today the technology of which I am writing now is in the ...

Bomber Command

Wednesday, June 18th, 2008 Posted in Books | 3 Comments »

Yesterday evening I watched Last of the Dambusters on Channel Five. I could empathize with George 'Johnny' Johnson for I too was a bomb aimer though not with the Dambusters. I flew on 36 missions in Lancasters of 44 (Rhodesia) Squadron ...

WRITERS’ CIRCLES

Tuesday, June 17th, 2008 Posted in Books | Comments Off on WRITERS’ CIRCLES

From time to time I have been asked if it is worthwhile joining a Writers' Circle. My answer is: yes, if it is a good one.  As with all things there can be very good ones and poor ones. Also ...

Accuracy 14 June 08

Saturday, June 14th, 2008 Posted in Books | 2 Comments »

I received a book today of an encyclopedic nature. I like this type of book. They are a pleasure to dip into. I think this arose because when I was a young boy, encouraged to read by my parents, we ...

Proof Copy 12 June 2008

Thursday, June 12th, 2008 Posted in Books | 3 Comments »

I have spent a lot of today reading through the proof copy of Stay With Me checking for errors. If I find any these have to be corrected in a certain way so that the final corrections can be made ...

PROOF COPY 11 June 2008

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008 Posted in Books | Comments Off on PROOF COPY 11 June 2008

I returned home after my grandson's wedding to find the proof copy of my next book, STAY WITH ME (due out in February 2009) awaiting me.  From the postmark, it must have arrived the day after I left home, so ...

11 June 2008

Wednesday, June 11th, 2008 Posted in Books | Comments Off on 11 June 2008

Home again after visiting my eldest daughter in Lincolnshire and going with her to her youngest son's wedding in Nottingham. All the travelling went well with no trouble except that on a couple of occasions we got lost for a ...

1 June 2008

Sunday, June 1st, 2008 Posted in Books | Comments Off on 1 June 2008

It has rained most of the day so I didn't get my usual walk. It is dull this evening but looks as though it could rain any time. I hope it is fine tomorrow as I am going to my ...