Monthly Archives: January 2011

All Grist for the Literary Mill, I guess.

The questioning continued until almost five o’clock when a phone rang. The girl answered, wrote something down and handed a piece of paper to the interrogator. He read it then handed it to the interpreter who in turn read it … Continue reading

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C’est authentique/C’est contrefaire? HELP!

‘My husband will be wondering where I am,’ I said at the police station, taking my mobile from my bag (at least I still had my bag). Clive said he would come to the station straight away, and that I … Continue reading

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Franglais. Tch, she muttered.

I CONTINUE  WITH YESTERDAYS CHAT  – As I found to my peril when, only last week I discovered the dangers that lurk in that hitherto innocent pastime of supermarket shopping. Listen to what I say and be warned. If you … Continue reading

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A writer’s Life in France

How many of us have fantasised about owning a property in France? The notion of lazing in glorious sunshine beside a pool sipping a chilled glass of the local vin de pays appeals to anyone with a sense of the … Continue reading

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USA here I come

Hey! I’m off to California soon – in March actually, but I like to think about it now! to Palm Springs to be precise, which is truly my favourite place on Earth. I just wish I’d been there in the … Continue reading

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