Novels for sale

Writing novels is fun at every stage but it's like building yachts, the biggest job is to get the hull laid up but it represents only about a quarter of the cost. The real money is made by the add-ons, the galley, the electronics and the rigging. With novels it's the publicity and advertising and...
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cooking for one, shortbread

Cooking for One, shortbread, mixers, - I wrote Welcome to Oakhaven to entertain my wife. Unfortunately, she died three years ago and before she taught me to cook. Which means I have had to learn to cook for one. She made all kinds of delectable dishes needing multiple pots, which I cleaned and which...
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Mrs Boniface is back

Mrs Boniface is back in Oakhaven from Germany and her visit to Herr Mann's Schloss. Not so much a castle as a house and a house needing a bit or repair and some new plumbing. In fact, she was heard to say, 'One is rather reluctant to "wash one's face" as the rumbling that starts...
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