Some background about the artwork in 21st-Century Yokel and Help The Witch

Thursday, 3 January 2019

Hello! I thought those who'd helped fund 21st-Century Yokel and Help The Witch (big thank you to all of you again!) might be interested to read this piece I just wrote, which gives some background to the art my mum provided for the books: http://tom-cox.com/writing/the-magic-room/. I'm also giving away a few of her prints to new subscribers to my site via paypal or Gocardless. The subscription links…

Ring The Hill

Monday, 26 November 2018

Hi again! A couple of people who pledged early on Ring The Hill mentioned there was no link to signed copies. Just to let everyone know: they are very much available, and this link should work: https://unbound.com/books/ring-the-hill/. There is also the option to upgrade if you pledged for a non-signed one. Look out for a few new pledge rewards on the page in the coming days. HUGE THANKS to everyone…


Wednesday, 21 November 2018

Hello. Thank you so much again for pledging for 21st Century Yokel. I wanted to let you know that my new book, Ring The Hill, is now up for funding: https://unbound.com/books/ring-the-hill/. It's another "nature and beyond" non-fiction book, and I hope people who enjoyed 21st Century Yokel will enjoy it in a not dissimilar way. All the best! Tom

21st Century Yokel Walking Diary 2: Finding The Source Of The River Dart

Sunday, 24 September 2017

21st Century Yokel Walking Diary 1: Haldon Hill

Tuesday, 19 September 2017

Q&A Between Readers, Me And My Local Squirrel

Tuesday, 6 June 2017


Louise King (Facebook): Has the process of writing this new book altered how you experience walking through the countryside?

Tom: It has, especially if I define “writing this new book” as beginning in 2008, when I started to walk a lot in Norfolk, where I was living at the time. I am quite leggy and have always been a fast walker but in recent years have learned to be better at listening…

Some Thoughts About The Writing Of 21st Century Yokel

Wednesday, 17 May 2017

Now I've completed 21st Century Yokel, I've written a piece about some of the creative decisions I made during its creation, and why I chose to publish with Unbound. You can read the full piece by following this link, but here is an excerpt...

As I began to write 21st Century Yokel, I could see other potential commercial decisions ahead of me that had nothing to do with whether or not the book…

Publication date: November 2017
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