Monthly Archives: July 2012

Ten Years In A Portsmouth Slum – An Introductory Note

I am preparing an edition of Robert Dolling’s “Ten Years In A Portsmouth Slum” (1895), and thought the following introduction might be of interest to anyone with a fascination for the city of Portsmouth, its extremes and its privations. Editor’s … Continue reading

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Opening To A New Three Belles Story Chapter 1 – The Cloche Hat

Okay, so this is the opening chapter to a Three Belles Story, as yet untitled. Hope you like it! 1. The Cloche Hat The slim young woman moved through the swirling night fog with increasing apprehension. It’s like walking through … Continue reading

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