Winterwords – the celebration begins!

Winterwords Festival logo I'm in the middle of quite an intense period of activity. Lovely really. Later this week, a group of folk in my home town here of Beechworth have put together the inaugural Winterwords festival, focusing - as suggested by the title - on a wide range of events focused on or around … Continue reading Winterwords – the celebration begins!

Sheep On The Somme (and horses and mules)

https://youtu.be/VohJ5W1y6Ss Sheep On The SOme - Behing the images video (3 poems) I've just spent the morning adding a video to my YouTube Channel and the Sheep On The Somme playlist. This time, I've focussed on 3 poems that feature the pack animals used (and used up) in WW1 - horses and mules - and … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme (and horses and mules)

Sheep On The Somme – dustjacket edition

Gee this is turning into a fun week. Today I received my first order of hardcover books, which is just lovely. Very special, though was receiving the dustcover edition that I created just to see how it would turn out(ie not with any intention to sell). Well, I have pictures! Sheep On The Somme Dustjacket … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – dustjacket edition

Sheep On The Somme – here be paperbacks.

I'm delighted that the first paperbacks I ordered have arrived. Sheep On The Somme - first paperbacks. The book is listed on Amazon, now as well, though it was only priced in Australia, with the US site blank for price. As so often, the secondary sellers seem to be first in with prices inflated from … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – here be paperbacks.

Sheep On The Somme – release date

I've approved final (I hope) revisions for Sheep On The Somme, today. Two editions - paperback and case laminate hardcover - will be released for sale on 16th June 2021. Phew. I'll no doubt have a bit more to say about this in due course, but for the moment, I'm relieved to have gotten this … Continue reading Sheep On The Somme – release date