Monthly Archives: December 2012

Kipling, Rioting soldiers and the Press

Hi everybody You will have heard of Rudyard Kipling of course. He gets a bad press nowadays, being castigated as an Imperialist and sometimes also a racist, but a lot of what he wrote is as topical today as it … Continue reading

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Writing about Crime

Hello everybody I write on a variety of themes. One of these is nineteenth century crime. Over the past couple of years I have learned quite a lot about the subject and about types of crime and types of criminals. … Continue reading

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A blog for Christmas

Hi everybody Christmas is a time for Peace and Joy. That may be a truism, but it is always worth repeating the obvious at a time the world appears to be descending into chaos. As a writer of historical fiction … Continue reading

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