|Posted on 26 December, 2015 at 9:35||comments (3)|
‘A Craving for Adventure’ – what’s it all about?
Without giving away too much of the story within my book, the story is about my long-standing need for a gargantuan adventure. Something which would cure the insatiable craving I have always had for daring excitement and adventurous journeys, and one which would hopefully leave me feeling completely satisfied with what I had achieved. Now that’s not an easy ta...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 26 December, 2015 at 9:10||comments (0)|
Why I decided to write a book.
I had always planned to write a book about my adventure from Wales to New Zealand, but only with a view of giving it to my sons so that one day they would read about what their old man got up to. It never crossed my mind that I could write a book and have it published. When it was first suggested I dismissed the idea as I didn’t think anyone would be interested in reading it. Yet during ...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 26 December, 2015 at 9:05||comments (0)|
We All Have a Story To Tell
Whenever I tell someone I’m writing a book, or as is now the case; I have written a book, nine times out of ten their reply is always the same, “I would love to write a book,” they tell me enthusiastically.
“Then why don’t you?” I ask.
And then comes all manner of reasons why they can’t which range from “I don’t know where to begin.” I don’t know how,”...Read Full Post »
|Posted on 26 December, 2015 at 9:00||comments (0)|
Just Because We Have a Story To Tell – Does That Mean We Should Tell It?
I guess the answer is probably no. Although having spoken to a number of people whose stories I found extremely interesting, there’s no doubt that some of us would benefit from reading the stories of others.
Take my friend Clive for instance. Clive is 84 and has a lifetime of exciting adventurous stories, many of which are hilarious; whilst others would make your hair curl. I...Read Full Post »