Author Archives: Derek Thompson

On reflection

It’s the shape of the thing, we’re so often told. No, not THAT! Well, not [...]

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A first word or two in your ear

Every journey begins with a first step, every beer with a first sip and every [...]

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Uncommon senses

The first cut is the deepest, so they say. And the first line? Well, that [...]

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Paperback writer!

Fetch the chocolate, fetch the champagne. Fetch the peppermint tea! My mystical fantasy, Covenant, is [...]

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Despite what Elton John said…

I don’t think ‘sorry’ is the hardest word. Personally, I struggle with¬†archeopteryx, although it has [...]

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He’s done it again! What a super hero.

It used to be said that we were two nations divided by a common language [...]

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Derek’s novel Covenant

Greetings Literati, Let us gather around the fire together and tell great stories. Me first? [...]

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Words of Welcome from Across the Pond

Hi all, I’m Derek Thompson – the projects guy who works at a distance. But [...]

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