The Awful Truth

In 1937, master tailor Isaac Bartelewski left his home in the Sudetenland and settled with his wife and son in London, where he soon established a reputation as the best bespoke tailor in the Mile End Road. Isaac worked long hours but every morning he took a tea break in Jacko’s tearoom.  In those days…

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Drama In The Theatre

This is a true story.   The incident occurred quite recently, in France where I live.  Let me share with you the experience I had immediately following an operation.  It was the first of two which I needed to rid me of something nasty inside me.  The surgeon used an endoscope, the tube thingy with some…

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What’s the story behind Payback?

My maiden novel is called Payback.  It is a pacey revenge thriller which drew heavily on my own life experiences. Geoff Summers, a brilliant designer of electronic control systems for a company that makes anti-burglar equipment, becomes a cold, ruthless criminal when his vindictive new managing director prevents him from fulfilling his wife’s dying wish. The…

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Why?

Two days after D day. Or rather, R day. R for referendum, R for rejection, R for rage, R for ….reform? Certainly, I believe, R for the regret that is to come. As one who chose to move to France some eight years ago, I am astonished and dismayed at the result of the United…

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Is He Still Alive?

Well, is he? Yes, so long as you can see something new when you visit this page.  So, thank you for dropping in.  As a writer I try never to forget that readers of fiction are entitled to expect to be diverted and entertained.  That will always be my first aim. Find out more at…

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