Archive for March, 2009

News

Friday, March 27th, 2009 Posted in Books | 3 Comments »

It's cold and windy today. I've just been up the village with two recipes for my friends Rhoda and Peter Walker. I had them to a meal a couple of nights ago and they liked what I had made. I ...

Tax chocolate ?

Friday, March 13th, 2009 Posted in Books | 3 Comments »

Today's newspaper tells me that the suggestion has been made at a Medical Conference to tax chocolate to halt obesity epidemic.  Did you ever hear such nonsense?  What else that causes obesity would they tax?  Parents for not leading by ...

Stay With Me

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009 Posted in Books | 3 Comments »

The cover for my latest hardback, published in February by Piatkus. The story is set in the 19th century commercial and shipping worlds of Whitby and Hull. It tells of the conflict between Lena Carnforth and her step-brother after their ...

Latest Western

Wednesday, March 11th, 2009 Posted in Books | Comments Off on Latest Western

Thought you might like to see the cover of my Western that came out in February. Published by Magna Large Print in their Dales Large Print imprint. It originally came out in hardback in 1961 The drawing is by Gordon ...

Time

Tuesday, March 10th, 2009 Posted in Books | 5 Comments »

Thursday I have to go to York.  Friday - well, my present car is 10 years old!  I've kept them all 10 years - how many of them? Well that would be telling and revealing. With MOT, service, licencing all ...

Getting Up To Date

Monday, March 2nd, 2009 Posted in News | 4 Comments »

I've neglected my blog since Feb 19. I have visited it every day checking for Comments. Been a busy time. Visits from two daughters. They helped me chose a car. Mine is ten years old - looking worse for wear ...