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In 1993 two ten year old boys murdered a little 2 year old boy James Bulger in England…an unspeakable crime. Some say the boys were influenced by a film Childs Play….about a murdering toy, a doll named Chucky. The terrible influence of the media carries on. A film based on another horror story: It is about to burst onto our screens. Will this horrible story taken from the book by Stephen King influence any other vulnerable children? I have never ...
Posted on August 12, 2017 and filed under Just Talking!, Recent Projects, Uncategorized
Its the last day of the Ascot races....part of the English season...all the great and the good turn out!   The Queen attends..hoping one of her horses will win.  If you are one of the fortunate toffs  invited into the Royal Enclosure....there is strict dress code.... the men wear morning dress, top hats and all the women wear absurd clothes and ridiculous hats...strawberries and cream...champagne flowing.  Fun for some!      The Queens Coronation gown drawn by ...
Posted on June 24, 2017 and filed under Just Talking!, Memories, My News & My Kind of People, Uncategorized
One more of the delightful Drinking With Dead Women Writers short stories...this one about the extraordinary George Eliot.  I met with Elaine Ambrose, the author just recently about maybe taking these readings on the road.   We drank coffee at my favourite patisserie Janjou's .....a lovely meeting place which serves very good strong European coffee and delicious pastries.  Elaine is an interesting and prolific writer...I came away armed with many more of her funny original books.   She has ...
Posted on March 21, 2017 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects, Uncategorized
Hello again.  I had so much fun reading the short story from DRINKING WITH DEAD WOMEN WRITERS by AK Turner and Elaine Ambrose, that I have decided to do more.  Got to keep that old performing muscle working!   And I do like these stories and the writing very much.  The two local Idaho writers, have struck a chord and I like their humour and caring appreciation of their subjects. Margaret Mead was a renowned ...
Posted on February 28, 2017 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects, Uncategorized
Hello everyone... as promised here is a reading from Drinking with Dead Women Writers  by Elaine Ambrose and AK Turner, two writers from Boise Idaho.   It is an amusing original book ....the unknown person (me in this case) meets up with various famous dead women writers for a drink and discussion of their lives and works...or some of it. First one is a meet up with Jane Austen discussing a little of her life and Spruce Beer. ...
Posted on February 15, 2017 and filed under Just Talking!, My News & My Kind of People, Recent Projects, Uncategorized