Month: August 2013

Pointless

You’re a very naughty boy! So then, undeniably the red line has been crossed by the Assad regime. At least that’s what Cameron, Haig, oops sorry Freudian slip I meant Hague and Obama are now saying. Well they’re probably correct…

Sorry to be so cynical

Peace in our time? So Palestinian Authority President Mahmoud Abbas has toldĀ  French Foreign Minister Laurent Fabius that he is willing to meet with Israeli Prime Minister Netanyahu. This of course is entirely unconnected with the nine million euros that…

A tale of two dictatorships

Syria There is not much doubt that some sort of chemical weapons have been used in an attack on the Ghouta region of the suburbs of Damascus. Most observers seem united in the view that the footage of the victims…

News

Just heard from the publisher. Eliezer’s Journey should be available in October, possibly sooner September depending on workload. The Terrific Tales of Trembling Tim should be available in January. I’m proof-reading the latest Karno in slow time.   I’d be…

Finished!

The Kaieteur Caper Today I wrote the epilogue and the new book was finished! That isn’t the end of course. I’ve put it into Kindle format so I can proof read more easily and I’m certain there’ll be some editing…

Cover for the new book

I’m on the final straight with the new book. Down to the last couple of chapters in fact but then of course there’s more proof reading and editing. The title of the book is The Kaieteur Caper. It’s a DCI…

‘Who’ are you?

Is there a Doctor in the house? I know that he was the bookies favourite but frankly one look at Peter Capaldi and you just knew that he was the next Doctor. I suppose these last couple of years I’ve…