Your Friend Forever

Saturday, 7 September 2019

Hi all, you absolute belters.

Thanks so much for supporting my book.

I'm at 54% now, I'm giving myself til the end of September to finish crowd funding and then after that I'll send my daughter up a few chimneys to raise the last few quid and then i'll have done it. 

Once I'm at 100% i'll have to get my final draft finished, i'll probably go away for a few days to escape from the internet and…

Wet Cotton Shirt

Tuesday, 25 June 2019


Hi all,

Thanks so much for pledging. There's 137 of you so far which is EXCELLENT.

Here is another little extract. It's one of Mauds letters from the first half of the book. 


Letter to Friends of Horsefly

PO BOX 113,



4th August 1981


Dear Tom

(Or do you prefer being called Thomas? Or did your Mum Christen you just ‘Tom’ I like both names, I would love to know…

A Midsummer Night's insomnia

Friday, 21 June 2019


Morning all,

Happy Midsummer's day. It's 4.58 am. I have been awake for HOURS.

No fairies or donkeys though (so far, though maybe that's suppsed to happen tonight).

I just can't sleep because it's too light and my head switched on, and once it's on, it's very difficut to turn it off again. 

My crowd funding is going well so far, 33% with 129 backers THANKYOU THANKYOU THANKYOU.

I have…

Manuscript received
Publication date: TBC
101% funded
219 backers