Tag Archives: politics

Reaching the End of an Epic Thriller Series

Where have the last six years gone? Yes, this just about sums up the enormous chunk in my life I dedicated to writing a decade spanning romantic British thriller series, titled ‘Same Face Different Place’ BUT I have to say, … Continue reading

Posted in Self Publishing, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The 1990’s, Princess Di, MC Hammer (not to forget the recession)

Well – I am over half way through the final edit of Retribution (Phase 1), Book 4 in my crime noir thriller series, based across the decades of Britain… 23 chapters have undergone a complete editting process with only 11 more to go, to deliver … Continue reading

Posted in England, Locations, Social History, Story, The Decades, Thrillers, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Progress on Book 4 Retribution – 2nd December 2015

This is the first blog I’ve written in a while, a new post to say that book 4 is going great guns! I don’t have a watertight synopsis planned for this final novel but let’s say, some of the story lines have been buzzing … Continue reading

Posted in England, Novel, Self Publishing, Social History, Story, The Decades, Thrillers, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Importance of Affordable Housing – 15th April 2015

With the election looming, I’m sad to say I heard something on the news yesterday which made me very angry. The Conservative Government are proposing ‘The Right to Buy’ for people living in Housing Associations. This is EXACTLY what happened … Continue reading

Posted in England, Social History, The Decades, Thrillers | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Terrorism: one of the worst evils of the world 7th January 2015

The editing of book 3 has left me with some disturbing memories of the terrorist threat that existed in the 70s, 80s and 90s when the IRA were at their most active. Thankfully, there has been less violence surrounding Northern … Continue reading

Posted in England, Social History, The Decades | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Retaining a Political Thriller Element 29th July 2014

Does the idea of a political thriller appeal? It certainly does to me. I have just edited a very powerful scene which really gets to the roots of the political conspiracy behind this series. I am quite fascinated by politics, … Continue reading

Posted in England, Novel, Story, Thrillers, Writing | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

The Setting for Book 2 Visions – 3rd September 2013

Over the last few days, I have been updating my website – specifically to collate as much news and information to promote my second book, Visions, from the series ‘Same Face Different Place.’ I have just written a page which … Continue reading

Posted in The Decades | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 1 Comment