No news is good news…..

9th February 2016. Slowly divorcing myself from the news sources, both printed and visual; sources immersed in never ending politics – discussing deeply flawed individuals, who are usually introducing deeply flawed policies. In most cases the attempt for printed media to move to digital in this country has resulted in click-bait populous rubbish. On the positive side independent web journalism shows a promising glimmer of hope. I must say ‘The New Yorker’ remains a beacon of light in well researched and well written articles as does ‘The Financial Times’, ‘Economist’ and a few other overseas periodicals – all originating outside Australia. Local papers are little better than comic books. Just a rant ‘People are sheep – the news media is the shepherd’

My latest novel……

22nd July 2015 Available on Amazon and ITunes Geoffrey Lincoln, whilst restoring a vintage Ryan aircraft, discovers a letter hidden within the wing. The faded letter, a message passed across generations and continents, hints at the existence of an enigma. So starts a desperate hunt which leads to the edge of the Arctic Circle. An adult story of surprises, tragedy, and comradeship. An encompassing adventure with unexpected turns

I’m Back…

22nd July 2015. Well back after a long sabbatical while getting a bit disillusioned with the state of the nation. Currently in my view we have the worst Prime Minister we have ever had, the current government is the worst we have ever had, and the current opposition is the most ineffectual we have ever had. The country is in a race to the bottom and like leemings many of the population are following. The rich are getting richer, the poor are getting poorer, corporations are dodging billions in tax and the country is existing as a service industry selling over priced overseas goods and services to other Australians. Sitting back and saying nothing – achieves nothing