Last Dance in Havana – Rosanna Ley

From the sultry heat of a Cuban dance floor in Old Havana to the cooling sea breezes of Bristol this story neatly hops from one continent to another cleverly weaving two love stories together. These love stories do not run smoothly of course, there is Elisa and Duardo split from each other due to conflicting […]

What do you do when other passengers cause a problem?

I was in Business Class on a short haul flight and was surprised to see that there was no division or curtain between ‘us’ and ‘them’, ordinarily this would not be a problem ……………that was until a family with different values to mine and the others seated around plonked themselves behind me. I am tolerant […]

A chat with Fanny Blake

Thank you to Fanny Blake for agreeing to feature on the  ‘author chat’s’ strand of the Grey Book Worm. I have recently read and thoroughly enjoyed Our Summer Together about a woman of a certain age finding love second time around whilst going through a divorce, a house move and her children’s ‘non acceptance’ of her new partner. I was […]

The Grey Traveller’s 24hr Beatle experience in Liverpool.

If it was going to be an intense ‘eat all you can’ Beatle experience then  the Grey Traveller   had to stay at The Hard Day’s Night Hotel conveniently located in a central part of the city, handy for all the Beatle haunts. Liverpool is clearly proud of its famous four sons and there are reminders of Beatles heritage everywhere. […]