Under 1000 Days

I was born in the UK but have lived in France since 2010. My background was in Computing but I now prefer to spend my time wandering around art galleries and persuading my wife that there is such a thing as too many archaeological sites. I have written two novels which are available on Amazon…

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Your Task

Your task is to observe, record, analyse. Thomas Jefferson, a devoted early riser, would begin each day by taking measurements of the weather such as temperature, wind speed, and precipitation. And wherever he found himself in the world, whether at Monticello, France, or the White House, he would also make notes of things like the…

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Goodnight Eve

What if the Earth was recovering from the traumas of the early 21st Century. With the aid of an artificial intelligence…….. That was no longer artificial.

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Now for Something Completely Different

Jottings from my notebook is moving. WordPress have been a genteel host but I am starting to outgrow the limitations that are imposed on the free hosting but don’t want to pay twice for the privilege of moving occasionally outside of the play area. My occasional meanderings and brain dumps will appear here in future.

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Extract from ‘Converging Lines’

We abandoned the stealth with which we had started and urged our horses to pick up speed.  Swerving right then left around the wooden houses we headed towards the south.  Shouts could now be heard all around us and it was unclear which was the safest route to take.  If we could only get out…

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