Monthly Archives: April 2011

This is the brilliant documentary my daughter made for the final year of her degree!

This is my the documentary my daughter made for the final year of her degree. My completely impartial opinion is that it’s brilliant! lizbeardsley: This is my final piece for University a documentary about Ken and Jen Dykes. It was … Continue reading

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Overheard…

Overheard in Nottingham this morning: Woman (loudly): “Will you nick me one of them pregancy testing kits?” Man: “Yeah, course I will.”

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London Snow

London Snow Okay, it’s not exactly topical, but I’ve just come across this poem by Robert Bridges in an anthology I keep dipping into. At first sight it seems very simple and almost child-like, but I soon began to love … Continue reading

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Misty Morning

Misty Morning Dog walking in the early morning is good thinking time for me as a writer. If I’m in the middle of writing something (which sadly I’m not at present, just slogging through the umpteenth revision of something) I … Continue reading

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Good news!

One disappointment with my Last Duel book was that I couldn’t find pictures of the any of the people involved. It was in the earliest days of photography but I had slim hopes that someone involved might have been photographed … Continue reading

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