Monthly Archives: January 2018

At first this might seem like a good idea…

                But hang on a minute. What if it’s even safer than vaping? I say let’s not be too hasty in ruling it out altogether, at least not until we have more evidence. … Continue reading

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So That’s Who You Are, Clara Benson

Loyal readers may remember a post I did a couple of years ago about a crime novel I read supposedly by a Clara Benson, a Victorian women whose manuscripts were discovered and published after her death. The story didn’t add … Continue reading

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Now look, Wordpress…

Some of you will be aware that I’m involved in an ongoing battle with WordPress regarding the way it intercepts my fan mail as spam. I can only apologise to the sender of this: Its like you learn my thoughts! … Continue reading

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Meet the Artist

I mentioned Kay de Garay in a post before Christmas. She is the talented artist who came up with the wonderful cover of my new book The Ghosts of Blackbottle Rock and saved me from a fate worse than stock library … Continue reading

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Just down the aisle from the vanishing cream…

 

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I can see the problem here…

It’s clearly an American lift (okay – elevator)                                     In England the last line would, of course, be ‘Groundth Floor’. (Courtesy Analytical Grammar.)

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