Wednesday, April 29, 2009
Northern Lights…poems and stories from the North of England
I am one of nine authors for this anthology. I also did the drawings and published the book through Magpies Nest Publishing. The list of contents and first pages can be seen on the Magpies Nest Publishing site. The list of authors are as follows:
Gladys Hobson is a designer, turned teacher, now novelist — in her her own name, and as Angela Ashley and Richard L Gray
Bob Taylor is a retired Yorkshire miner with a passion for poetry, literature ... and karaoke!
For a sample of his book The Primrose Path and other poems, visit
Ann Dunning is a retired nurse who delights in creating verse to express her life's experiences.
Les Floyd, a freethinker living in Carlisle, works as a freelance journalist. You can view his work and ideas at
Geoff Nelder works as a writer and editor. Links to his novels and story samples inhabit
John Sales is an ex-army Yorkshireman who, when not away on business, enjoys writing fiction accompanied by a glass and a good cigar. Join him at http://johnssales.tripod.com
John A. Silkstone, retired from the army after 25 years, took up writing and runs a creative writing group.
http://groups.yahoo.com/group/longfordwriters edits their magazine.
For information on his book of military anecdotes, Email: firstname.lastname@example.org
Roy Scott, a business coach and mentor, relaxes by expressing his feelings and imagination through verse and short stories.
Taylor West has enjoyed writing since childhood, and for a number of years was valued as a columnist (Diane West) on the Hemsworth and South Elmsall Express.