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Book / Humor

If you like your humour without strong language, sex, smut and violence, you have come to the right place. Read More

Man In Debt

Book / Humor

‘Man In Debt’ is a novella-length piece in sixteen chapters. Largely in correspondence form, it concerns a battle involving a wily borrower, his lender and their two firms of lawyers. The principals move from hostility to quasi-friendliness.… Read More

Incident In Texas - Short Story Contest Entry

Short Story / Westerns

My entry for the Booksie Short Story Competition 2019 is the first one of a collection of twenty stories, some serious, some light-hearted, set in the Wild West. They are much shorter than the ‘Sunset Stories’ that… Read More

The Casebook Of Rupert Swann Number One

Short Story / Mystery and Crime

A series of stories from the casebook of a private detective operating in the North of England during the Victorian era. Read More


I am now (August 2017) eighty years of age and retired long ago, after forty-odd years working in commerce and both heavy and light industry. I would have turned my hand to writing much earlier than I did, but was unable to do so because of the demands involved in earning a living.


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