The guy who cleans the pub shocked me today…

He reviewed my book Philip- a novel, and said it was “@&£*+ brilliant.” It wasn’t his language which shocked but rather his enthusiasm. He told me that he had shared with his neighbour about it. He went on and on about how good it was! I felt somewhat overwhelmed. He’s not been the most complimentary…

My story is now ‘out there…’

It’s a strange old feeling having a story that I’ve written ‘out there’ and it’s been a few weeks of feeling a bit nervous about what people might think about the story. Over the past four weeks I’ve packed in 8 book launches: Great Gransden, Huntingdon, Wimborne, Glasgow, Chester, London, Peterborough and Chipping Campden. Over…

Who the fig are you? 

   In my new book (which I’m coming to the end of writing… At last!) there is a scene where Philip the main charector of the novel meets with Jesus who holds a fig in his hand.  Here’s a short unedited exert and a picture I painted to accompany the scene!  ————————— He turned to…