Archive for April, 2011

Preview of new novel

Thursday, April 14th, 2011 Posted in Books | Comments Off on Preview of new novel

The cover for my book coming in hardback 2 February 2012.   Set in the mid-nineteenth century, the story moves between Whitby, Shetland and Nova Scotia and shows how faith in love can overcome trials and setbacks. Set against heart-stirring backgrounds the sweeping ...

SAVE YOUR LIBRARY

Wednesday, April 13th, 2011 Posted in Books | Comments Off on SAVE YOUR LIBRARY

My talk in Helmsley library last Saturday went well. Helmsley is a small market town near where I live so I didn't expect as many people as I had at Scarborough, the large seaside resort on the Yorkshire coast. The ...

Writers and Writing

Thursday, April 7th, 2011 Posted in News | Comments Off on Writers and Writing

Last Saturday I gave a talk to Friends of Scarborough Library. About 60 there. A very receptive audience - I think a speaker can quickly sense that. I am giving a similar talk at the Helmsley Library this Saturday. During the week ...

60 years

Friday, April 1st, 2011 Posted in Books | 1 Comment »

My new novel is underway nicely.  I'm 5000 words into it. Only another 95,000 to write !  I've been held up progressing further this week because I have been preparing a talk to give to Friends of Scarborough Library tomorrow. ...