The Forgotten Classic – The Private Memoire and Confessions of a Justified Sinner, by James Hogg. (Published New London Writers June 2015)

Even the title is a weird conundrum. If a sinner is morally justified then how can he be judged to be a sinner? From the outset this novel challenges the reader to separate the real from the supposed and to accept the notion that facts are only ever a particular version of events as presented… Read More The Forgotten Classic – The Private Memoire and Confessions of a Justified Sinner, by James Hogg. (Published New London Writers June 2015)

ALWAYS A VOICE

Always a voice tortured, protesting, cynical soaring against injustice jeering, more sinned against than sinning always this voice   Always a voice terse, breviloquent, traditional indignant to agitation sighing, hardened toward sin always this voice   Always a voice indulgent, resigned, parental understanding all ages sighing in compassion, forbearing all sin always this voice  … Read More ALWAYS A VOICE

FANTASIA – Music is Theatre is Art. (Published New London Writers Feb 10th 2015)

We never had the internet. Music was our language back in the day, just as the internet is common currency for young people today. Music was a sounding board, a common ground but it was more than this: music was a beautiful field of fantasy. My mate Michael had a vast collection of LP records… Read More FANTASIA – Music is Theatre is Art. (Published New London Writers Feb 10th 2015)