Honing technique …

How fluffed the earnest peacock’s tail How fluffed the earnest peacock’s tail compels inamoratas with eyes that dazzle to prevail on target hens that matter. He’s not unlike the  crocodile, whose scales the muddy Nile break, who grins, as fish swim in its smile,  behind its fearsome teeth gate. As well,  the hippopotamus, basking in… Continue reading Honing technique …

And it continues …

In fact, the odyssey seems to be as long as the writing itself!  When my work organising, collating and writing for the Allendale Diary was finished, all 366 daily entries neatly compiled and formed into a comprehensive ‘Year in the Life of a Village,’ I decided to return to a dream of writing fiction. This… Continue reading And it continues …

In the beginning …

Stories often begin at the beginning, but the story of Biome NE47 actually starts, in the author’s mind, some thirty years from the beginning. But who is to say when the ‘real’ beginning actually was? Hard as it is to fathom a beginning of an historical event, it’s even harder to put your finger on… Continue reading In the beginning …