Merry Christmas to all. Wishing you all peace and prosperity for the coming year. Let’s see if we can make 2020 a better year.
Want to keep the kiddy winks quiet for a bit during the summer holidays? Introduce them to Larry the stick insect in his first book, Larry the Dancing King. Colourfully described and wonderfully narrated by the maestro Jonathan Keeble, Larry takes the listener on an entertaining and funny evening at his school end of year… Continue reading Trying to find something to keep the kids entertained during the summer hols? Try this
Something a bit different for you today. A couple of good friends of mine, Graham D and CJ, have recently started a pod cast called the Virosis Clothing pod cast. Virosis Clothing is a new alternative T-shirt enterprise created by Graham D, whose ethos and branding are all about facing adversity, overcoming challenges and… Continue reading My pod cast interview with the guys from Virosis Clothing
On this night seventy five years ago (approximately 2330 5th June), my grandfather, Corporal Jack Carter, 1st Battalion, South Lancashire Regiment, 3rd Infantry Division, his friends and thousands of others just like them ,would have been preparing for the beginning of the invasion of northern Europe. He was 21 years old and was part of… Continue reading 75 years on, my contemplations
A nice happy little post this morning. It’s Lucy the Greyhound’s gotcha day today. I can’t quite believe we’ve had her for two years to be honest. The time has just flashed by so fast. Sarah and I are so pleased we brought her into the family. She’s full of mischief, acts like a… Continue reading Happy gotcha day to Lucy the Greyhound
Want to listen to my poetry audio book, The Edge of Darkness, but don’t have an Audible account? No problem. Audible offers a free 30 day trial. You get 1 book credit to use on a book of your choice. The book is yours to keep even if you decide not to purchase an Audible… Continue reading Try my audio book with an Audible 30 day free trial
It’s almost inconceivable that it’s one year today that we went and collected our lovely boy Mac, aka Mac the Greyhound, Macatron and “Oi, get out of my seat”! He’s a lovely calm lad and, although it took him a little while to fully settle in, he’s absolutely made this his home and become… Continue reading Happy gotcha day to our lovely boy Mac
Want to listen to one of my Jackson Silver GFC series audio books but don’t have an Audible account? No problem. Audible offers a free 30 day trial. You get 1 book credit to use on a book of your choice. The book is yours to keep even if you decide not to purchase an… Continue reading Try a new sci fi book today
Well, it’s Friday again folks. It’s been a bit of a damp, cold week here in the UK. Sarah, the dogs and I are very much looking forward to a movie at home this evening curled up with some popcorn. Then tomorrow my band is playing a gig in a nearby town. The last time… Continue reading That Friday feeling
Wishing everybody a very happy Christmas. Have a great time and be good to each other.