News and updates about both my own, and others’, published prose and poetry, embracing such diverse topics as sailing, peatlands, nature conservation, land-use history, flight, art, and even World War 1.

Published in both an illustrated paperback edition and a non-illustrated Amazon Kindle e-book edition, Merlin Magic describes the experiences, adventures and sheer fun of living for a month on a very small boat in Brittany, while also telling the epic tale of Dave Chambers and his post-Merlin hike through the argoat of Brittany.

Poems of Love, Blood and Death‘, on the other hand, are published as pages here on the website but the intention is to produce a series of illustrations to go with the poems and then publish a collection in some form.