Right now the days are…

…just not long enough to get through everything! You know the feeling – no sooner have you started working than it’s the end of the day with a lot still to do. Just back from a very pleasant and successful promotional trip to Lucca. I felt it would be a good idea to stay inContinue reading “Right now the days are…”

Luigi di Capezzani-Batelli …

… seems to have been persuaded to do his bit to promote his mother’s first book, even if it was a little unexpected, to judge from his reaction. http://youtu.be/386ASm3t10Q As he’s the Senior State Pathologist in Lucca, I’ll leave it to your imagination to work out just exactly what the “case” he is expecting could beContinue reading “Luigi di Capezzani-Batelli …”

Rain, rain go away…

…if only ! Still, despite the gloom of an excessively unsettled and wet winter, the new year has sprinted off to an energetic start with two new titles lined up for publication during 2014. The second title in the JOURNEYS OF RUPERT WINFIELD series is scheduled for release early in the second half of theContinue reading “Rain, rain go away…”

Only Another Eleven Days…

… before the Contessa di Capezzani-Batelli appears in hardback. She’s been getting to know people in e-book form for the past couple of weeks, but 28th November is her big day – not to mention the Angels of her Chamber Opera Group of Lucca, who will be on the shelves alongside her. This is whatContinue reading “Only Another Eleven Days…”

The Passing…

… of all things is inevitable, be they empires, monuments of stone or ourselves. This past week has been one of both excitement and of sadness tinged with the warm glow of fond reflection. Firstly came the sad news from my cousin Sally that Andre, her husband, had passed away after a very protracted illness.Continue reading “The Passing…”