busywords

The literary life of EDWARD JAMES, author,reviewer, occasional poet and former pension adviser to the government of Kyrgyzstan

Gloucester ‘Tall Ships’

Went to Gloucester docks this week-end to see the ‘Tall Ships‘.  Visited the ‘Matthew‘, a replica of the first English ship to cross the Atlantic (John Cabot, 1497).  I first … Continue reading

May 28, 2013 · 1 Comment

The Birthday Party

I have decided to post another of my short stories on this blog.  Again it’s autobiographical, but from a much earlier stage in my life.  When I was 8 years … Continue reading

May 22, 2013 · Leave a comment

Concept in Blood

This is the title of a crime novel just published on Amazon by my friend Phil Jones, long serving Chairman of Cheltenham Writers’ Circle.  It is an e-book for Kindle … Continue reading

May 18, 2013 · Leave a comment

Stratford by bus

May 18, 2013 · 1 Comment