Author: Peter

Peter N Bernfeld was born at a conventionally early age, thereafter he tended to avoid convention and did things his way.
Ex helicopter pilot, ex airline pilot, ex-restauranteur, ex-hypnotherapist. Having almost sailed around the World in a small boat, he is now working as a bus driver in the UK to fund the next adventure. He has written several books, seven self-published and three published by American publishers. Visit my Amazon author’s page http://www.amazon.co.uk/-/e/B008O89WFO

Creativity, Research and chance

The chicken or the egg, creativity or research, setting or plot, which comes first?In my case I find more and more that research modifies what begins as an idea for a story. Of course, chance plays its part as well.…

Promising

I’m in contact with a great illustrator, who’s based in Auckland. He likes ‘Tim’ and having read all the stories is going to commit some ideas to paper. Things are looking up. Watch this space.

Whangerei

An interesting small town in the North Island of New Zealand. Actually, to be strictly accurate, it’s the largest town in the Northland area, but be that as it may…..It turns out that it’s a hotbed of arts and craft…

Art imitating Life?

Read Tim 2 and make up your own mind!I’m ‘hot on the trail’ of an illustrator for Tim. Will she/won’t she? The eternal question, eh chaps!I’ll ‘keep you posted’. In the meantime, I hope that you’re all recovering from New…

This really is your lot!

The alert may notice the ‘The Plays the thing’ page has been edited. Whilst I wouldn’t say that this is the definitive version, it’s probably close to it. I envisage the play as a ‘three act-er’ and this is probably…

Interesting Exercise

trying to write a play, that is. Firstly almost 99% of the ‘action’ has to be dialogue-based, then you have to consider the size of the stage and what ‘props’ might be feasible. In this case, I envisage a very…

So, any comments?

There may be lies, dammed lies and statistics, but the ‘stats’ button tells me that quite a few people have had a look at what I’ve written, and from all round the World. I hope you all enjoyed what you…

A terrific tale

As promised (and I always keep my promises) here is the first Tale of Trembling Tim. If you want more I’m afraid you’ll have to wait until the book is published, but in the meantime I hope you enjoy it.…