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A Great Idea for a Story #Asperger


One of the more positive aspects of my being an Asperger is an enthusiasm for stories – they feed an already lively imagination.

Stories are obviously central to my work as an author. 2.409 woorden meer

Alice In Wonderland

Dear Fidel,

Dear Fidel,

I’m going to write to you tonight, only because you took care of a country, and that is as simply as I can put it. 283 woorden meer


Truth Will Out - The Reality of Fake News and The Need To Support Public Schools

“Political language… is designed to make lies sound truthful and murder respectable, and to give an appearance of solidity to pure wind. “
– George Orwell… 923 woorden meer

Public Education

How the Old Etonians messed us up this summer - extract from a novel

The Battle of Waterloo was won on the playing fields of Eton was the Duke of Wellington’s famous comment about that well known school. Tom preferred George Orwell’s riposte: … 573 woorden meer

An Un-heated Discussion

We’ve all heard about writers poring over their work in freezing garrets, but I never thought to be one. First, I live in California, where the sun is always shining, it never rains till after sunset, by eight the morning fog must disappear…oh, wait, that’s… 270 woorden meer


Orwell Review

Modern society is a tricky little beast isn’t it? Security, liberty, and freedom, three pillars of governance that seem to be in a constant state of tumultuous war with one another. 1.107 woorden meer


In grey

​Corporate friendly


Crowds, sheep

Just pictures on their screens

Painted white and green

Fast drones, heavy machines


Greyscale dreams 8 woorden meer