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My Journey to Erebor


At last my quest is over. It has been a long search lasting more than five years. I have travelled from the depths of Yns Mon and along the coastlands through Gwynedd, Conwy, Denbighshire and Flintshire. I crossed the Plains … Continue reading

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Death Hunters, Ballad Sellers and Execution Broadsides….


Hello again Readers. Still busily researching my historical crime novel. Its amazing how research can easily take you away into a wonderful journey back into very very different times. Just recently I stumbled upon some amazing information about people who were variously called … Continue reading

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Does crime pay?


Let me qualify this. I am talking about crime writing here. Exactly one week ago I was at the Theakstons Old Peculier Crime Writing Festival in Harrogate and waiting for Dragons Pen to begin. Excited and fevered writers were about … Continue reading

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Novel Genesis


July 25 2012 I am writing this blog for a number of reasons but definitely as a record, a diary if you like so anyone who wants to look into the background of anything I write can find some clues … Continue reading

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