New short story in the 'A Tale from Anywhere' series out now!! JUST $0.99/£0.99 (KINDLE/EBOOK) Doreen, a dog who can talk, is given a shoe by a friendly cobbler. It is the most beautiful shoe she has ever seen. Seized by curiosity as to its maker, Doreen seeks advice from a wise dog-spirit who encourages … Continue reading Doreen and The New Shoe (a tale of talking dogs, love & being different).
Before I start this piece I should say that I have absolutely no issue with fat people. If someone enjoys their food and is happy carrying around a few extra pounds then good on them, go for it....reach for another pie and enjoy! My issue is the elevation of being overweight into being something that … Continue reading #ItsNotOkayToBeFat
Walking down the high street, on my way to work, nothing strange, nothing not normal, just like any other day until that pain flares in my chest and in my shoulder and suddenly I'm falling over. Flesh and bone hit the pavement, but I'm not there, I've gone already because today is no ordinary … Continue reading I’m Floating Away…
History is full of untold stories, fascinating little incidents that are either deliberately suppressed (history is written by the victors, after all) or get swept up and lost in the broad stroke of the historian’s pen. This is one such story. It may seem incredible to you, but before you dismiss it with a contemptuous “hah,” … Continue reading The Dog who Loved Adolf Hitler
My new book of Devil and God themed tales is out now in ebook and paperback formats, available to buy at Amazon stores internationally...the ebook is currently available at a special new release price of just $0.99/£0.99, the paperback $7.99/£5.99 Buy or read free preview at Amazon.com Buy or read free preview at Amazon.co.uk … Continue reading Why did The Devil invent the Internet?
If you've ever read any of my 'Tales From Anywhere' books you'll have guessed that I am a bit of a dog nut so I thought it only fair (any excuse to write about dogs!) to tell you a bit about my real life doggies, seeing as they have featured, one way or another, in … Continue reading Love me, Love my dogs
You won’t understand the grace, power and beauty of your youth until many years after it has gone. You’ll fail at some things and consider it failure and not a natural learning process. You’ll betray those you love, whether by thought or word or deed. You’ll forget how blessed you are, focusing only on the … Continue reading The Human Condition
In 2018, Republicans (AND Democrats) voted to cut $23 billion dollars from the budget for food stamps (42 million Americans currently receive them). Fast forward to 21 December 2019 and Donald Trump signed off on a US defense budget of a mind boggling $738 billion dollars. To put that in context — the annual US government Education … Continue reading America’s Military is Killing – Americans!
I had an email in reply to one of my articles recently from a gentleman who said that he suspected that I was a ‘member of the Russian shit-stirring gang’. Now, when somebody attacks me with nonsense like that 9and it happens surprisingly often!) I always repost an appropriately edited and tweaked version of this … Continue reading I’m a Russian Agent!
The man who is arrogant is insecure. The man who is cruel is weak. The man who seeks to dominate others will never find any peace. The man who is a bully is a coward. The man who lies to gain advantage has no honour. The man who cheats cheats none more than himself. The … Continue reading Thoughts on Being a ‘Man’