Archive for April 2012


 It’s with great pleasure I welcome K D Grace onto my web site.  She’s here talking about how the Lakeland landscape inspired her new book ‘Body Temperature and Rising’.  I remember visiting Castlerigg Stone Circle a while ago and I can vouch that it’s an awesome site – I can well imagine how it would inspire a […]

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Orphic Hymn 61: Hymn to Nemesis There is a Hymn to Goddess Nemesis, known as Orphic Hymn 61 from a collection of Greek hymns from 3rd century B.C. to 2nd century A.D. Thee, Nemesis, I call, almighty queen, by whom the deeds of mortal life are seen; eternal, much revered, of boundless sight, alone rejoicing […]

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These photographs were taken at Leeds City Museum where there is an exhibition of Egyptian items on loan from the British Museum.  They represent three Egyptian goddesses – Hathor, Sekhmet and Isis. The first photograph is a limestone relief of Goddess Hathor.  This ancient Egyptian goddess personified love, beauty, music and motherhood.  She welcomed the dead into […]

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I went to the Lady Lever Art Gallery last weekend where there is this fabulously erotic statue of Salammbo by the sculptor Maurice Ferrary.  The Lady Lever Art Gallery is in Port Sunlight on the Wirral and was built by and contains art work collected by Lord Lever, who made a fortune from, well, soap basically! […]

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I’m pleased to include this announcement about the Smut by the Sea erotica readers and writers convention at the wonderful Yorkshire seaside town of Scarborough.  I definitely intend to go. I doubt there’ll ever be such an event as close to my home town again.  I’ve also put in my submission to the anthology, so I’m […]

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