Archive for November, 2009

BOOKS FROM MY BOOKSHELVES 5. Nov 17th

Tuesday, November 17th, 2009 Posted in Books, BOOKS FROM MY BOOKSHELVES | Comments Off on BOOKS FROM MY BOOKSHELVES 5. Nov 17th

New addition - LANCASTER by Leo McKinstry published by John Murray.  This is an excellent read which is never boring. It is a must read for anyone who is interested in the Second World War, in particular Bomber Command. Whilst ...

WHITBY JOY

Monday, November 16th, 2009 Posted in Jessica Blair Country | Comments Off on WHITBY JOY

Went to Whitby on Saturday. Walked beside a calm sea. Little wind. Sunshine, clouded a little in the late adternoon. When I got home I saw on the news the terrible conditions that had swept across Southern England. Could hardly believe ...

Invitations and Roadworks

Saturday, November 7th, 2009 Posted in Books | Comments Off on Invitations and Roadworks

Yesterday I had lunch at an RNA meeting. Tomorrow I am invited to lunch with friends. The following Saturday I am being taken to lunch in Whitby. The next day some relations are taking me out to lunch close by. ...

Romantic Novelists Association Meeting

Thursday, November 5th, 2009 Posted in Books | Comments Off on Romantic Novelists Association Meeting

Been at RNA (Romantic Novelists Association) Northern Group meeting at Beckwithshaw near Harrogate. A good meeting with everyone contributing to the topic of 'Names'  How do we writers find those appropriate to our particular type of writing?  That writing covers ...

Books from My Bookshelves 4. 3 November 2009

Tuesday, November 3rd, 2009 Posted in BOOKS FROM MY BOOKSHELVES | Comments Off on Books from My Bookshelves 4. 3 November 2009

I have recently read and added to the books on my bookshelves Howards End Is On The Landing. An unusual title but in this case, while I was curious about the title, it was tha author who attracted me. I ...