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Taking The Pith-Helmet

I was daydreaming and along came a book deal from a local publisher and a publicity photo shoot. Trying to come up with an image that might reflect the contents of the book lead me to think that no matter what I tried people would think I was taking the piss so what better ploy than to throw it back in their face by donning a white officers pith helmet circa 19th century British Colonialism, and swagger stick with me wearing my jeans and eating a Subway Meatball 12 ” Sub? 43 more words

David Dewar

David Dewar, I wish I knew yer

I am sitting at home all alone

in front of my computer

Oh, David Dewar, I wish I knew yer. 602 more words


I was made bankrupt in 2005 and since my life has been on a slow downwards trajectory through dodgy housing, mental illness, sickness, hospitalisation for stomach ulcers, depression and finally no improvement in my writing ability, although I did learn I can draw a bit! 15 more words