Category Archives: Writing

Jules Verne – Visionary Extraordinaire

In recent days, during an extended conversation on antiquarian books which I had with my daughter, I mentioned that I had two such volumes. I took one of the books down from the book shelf. Its dark green cover clearly … Continue reading

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A Hand on My Shoulder

Have you ever browsed in a book store, found a book that was interesting, purchased the book and when reading it discovered that it was more than interesting; that it was in fact a real treasure? I recently had such … Continue reading

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Why not – BeCreative

It is said that everyone has a book in them and maybe this is a true statement. However assuming in the first place, that an individual has a modicum of writing ability; then the challenge becomes one of how to … Continue reading

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