Calling all bloggers, calling all bloggers…

I was originally inspired by http://www.tattooedmummy.co.uk who invited her blog readers that have published books to take part in her Wordy Wednesday feature where people were asked a series of questions about themselves and their… Continue reading

Short story: The Diagnosis – by Ned Alexander

  ©2016, Ned Alexander, all rights reserved Kevin lifted his head up to look across the partitions at his colleagues who were all working diligently in their cubicles.  He glanced up at the… Continue reading

The day my son told me he was gay

  It was a couple of months ago that this occurred and I hadn’t actually intended to blog about it but it is something that I was thinking about again the other day so thought I’d… Continue reading

Short story: Operation Sol-idarity – by Ned Alexander

  ©2016, Ned Alexander, all rights reserved   Gaius Web stepped from his office and placed his briefcase gently down onto the floor.  With a few soft button taps the heavily armoured door… Continue reading

Short story: The Paroxysm – by Ned Alexander (contains scenes some may find disturbing)

©2016, Ned Alexander, all rights reserved With black smoke now billowing thickly behind him, the Station Officer ran back to the two fully rigged Firefighters who had just stepped down from the rear… Continue reading

Short story: The Machine – by Ned Alexander

  ©2016, Ned Alexander, all rights reserved 1 – The Awakening William sat up in bed suddenly aware of the light oozing across the bedroom ceiling.  The gentle hum of an approaching vehicle quietened… Continue reading

New York Tunnel 2 Towers 5k run/walk

  This year a very good friend of mine, Andy, called me up, told me he was taking part in the New York tunnel to towers run and wondered if I was interested… Continue reading

New York, New York IS a wonderful town!

David Bowie – The passing of a Legend

  It was with great sadness that I learned that the musical legend David Bowie finally lost a very personal and privately fought battle with cancer. Unknown to most he had been diagnosed… Continue reading

Review: The Force Awakens (Spoiler free first impressions)

  Note: This article is completely SPOILER FREE, as it should be. Having spent the last couple of weeks successfully avoiding spoilers from all directions and having to regularly put my fingers in my… Continue reading