February 27th, 2019 08:01 PM | Barry | Comments Off on UK Post Office
The UK Post Office used to be a very respected establishment. I don't know when that changed, but sometime over the last fifteen years while I was out of the country. Now the Post Office is very expensive...
February 26th, 2019 04:21 AM | Diary | Comments Off on The First Jukebox in Barry
When I was a young man, in the Seventies, I used to sing in pubs on a Thursday or Friday night and I remember the first jukebox in Barry well...
February 19th, 2019 09:47 PM | Featured Reviews | Comments Off on The Eyes of Death
The Eyes of Death is an interesting novella by Donald L. Vasicek concerning a girl, Hannah Powers, whose latent psychic powers were awakened after an 'accident'.
February 11th, 2019 02:19 AM | | Comments Off on O Cuco de Andropov
O Cuco de Andropov O Cuco de Andropov Uma História de Amor, Intrigas e a KGB por Owen Jones Traduzido por Nelson Leonel De Benedetti Um moribundo narra a história da pessoa mais incrível que ele já conheceu, uma brilhante linguista soviética que ele chama de ...
February 10th, 2019 11:10 PM | Featured Authors | Comments Off on Donald L Vasicek
This is our unique interview with the award-winning American author and screenwriter Donald L Vasicek, in which he talks about his work and his life.
February 3rd, 2019 12:02 AM | Audio-Extracts | Comments Off on The Fate Twister – Audiobook
Wayne Gamm grew up with witches and a warlock in his family near Dolgellau in north Wales, but, he didn't have the courage to follow the tradition, untill he met Emma...
February 2nd, 2019 09:34 PM | Audio-Extracts | Comments Off on The Disallowed – Audiobook
'The Disallowed' is the humorous tale of a contemporary vampire family living in the first Vampire Republic in Chiang Mai Province of northern Thailand.
February 2nd, 2019 09:12 PM | Audio-Extracts | Comments Off on Daisy’s Chain – Audiobook
Spoilt daddy's girl, Daisy, tries to earn the affection and attention of her hard-hearted ex-Eastend gangster father, but has she bitten off more than she can chew?
February 1st, 2019 09:10 AM | Audio-Extracts | Comments Off on Asian Shorts – Audiobook
The Asian Shorts Audiobook is the audio version of the popular anthology of nineteen short stories using Asia or Asians in the lead
February 1st, 2019 01:42 AM | Audio-Extracts | Comments Off on Andropov’s Cuckoo – Audiobook
A dying man recounts the story of the most amazing person he has ever met: a brilliant Soviet linguist, whom he knew as Youriko. It is a tale of love, daring-do, spies, and danger set in Japan, Germany, Turkey, the USA, Canada, and the UK, but mostly in the Soviet Union of the 70's.
February 1st, 2019 01:01 AM | Audio-Extracts | Comments Off on A Night In Annwn – Audiobook
The audiobook for A Night In Annwn is now out and free in most cases! Read of old Willy Jones' NDE and his night in (Annwn) Heaven
January 12th, 2019 12:05 PM | Featured Reviews | Comments Off on Dead Centre – Press Release
This is the Press Release for 'Dead Centre', the action-thriller by Owen Jones. It contains a review and metadata about the book, the reviewer and its source. Please feel free to reproduce it.
December 29th, 2018 12:25 PM | Barry | Comments Off on Boots Pharmacy Barry
Boots Pharmacy is right in the heart of Barry and has been there all my life. In more ways than one, but nowadays it is a sad reflection of what once was...
December 28th, 2018 10:18 PM | Barry | Comments Off on Saga of My Bus Pass part one
In Wales, everybody receives a free bus pass at the age of sixty. However, I didn't apply for mine until I was sixty-four, and it wasn't as easy as I'd imagined
December 16th, 2018 03:08 AM | Barry | Comments Off on My Wife’s Strange Dizzy Spells
My wife suffered dizzy spells recently, which took a turn for the worse. Our doctor;s reception sent her home without seeing her, where she collapsed. Was this right? Paramedics had to be called to assist...
December 4th, 2018 12:08 AM | Blogging | Comments Off on Biometric Data for Residency Cards
My Thai wife may need a residency card to live here after Brexit - nobody really knows - and part of the application process is the provision of biometric data, but what a palaver, and a waste of time!
November 20th, 2018 05:38 PM | Barry | Comments Off on United Nations Special Rapporteur on UK Poverty
Statement on Visit to the United Kingdom, by Professor Philip Alston, United Nations Special Rapporteur on extreme poverty and human rights