Monthly Archives: February 2011

The Start of it All

Chapter I 2004 ‘Chance is always powerful. Let your hook be always cast; in the pool where you least expect it, there will be a fish.’ –Ovid Thursday January 15th The phone rang. It was Jeanne’s but she was away … Continue reading

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1970

That Saturday was the start of a new chapter. Ray and his friends at the Circle ‘M’ welcomed me into their life; into a world that I felt warmed by. Ken was delighted to get some extra help and we … Continue reading

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1968 – 1970

Photo taken in late 1968. Just over a year later my story began. From the book: I handed my brand spanking new passport with the obligatory awful black and white photo to the check-in lady. She flicked through the pages … Continue reading

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Where the Journey Started in 1968

‘Go confidently in the direction of your dreams. Live the life you have imagined.’ — Henry David Thoreau Autumn 1968 – The Start of a Dream I am enthralled, glued to the screen as I watch The Trap. Oliver Reed, … Continue reading

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Now Published!

At long last it’s actually published, and is for sale on Amazon Kindle.

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