Mindful of #metoo and the inevitable concise reflex question-answer, ‘define good?’ – let’s first remember that mann or man in its original Old English translates simply as human being. Quite often in the sense of a vassal or servant – someone who suffers or endures hardship then, historically, perhaps for the greater cause of God. Read more about What is a Good Man? Or Is Mankind just Wonky?[…]
Goodreads Book Giveaway Carnaval by S.A. Finlay Giveaway ends November 12, 2017. See the giveaway details at Goodreads. Enter Giveaway
We’re excited about our second title that’s in production now and published on 26 November 2017. A Good Man by Bardy Thomas is a touching elegantly wrought contemporary story of contrasts and hope. We’ll keep you posted.
Our friendly global behemoth Amazon will not cross-post reviews across different Amazon websites .com .co .au .ca &c Kind reviewers & advocates who are minded to post reviews may do so if they have either the patience to keep hitting ‘paste’ & they have spent £40 or equivalent at the friendly behemoth. Bloggers may request free Read more about Carnaval reviews: What a drag! Ctrl C, Ctrl V, or drag & paste[…]
You can take a 20% lookinside↵ (indeedy) the curious mayhem -ic world of both Carnaval and that friendly behemoth Amazon now…not forgetting the smaller equally friendly creatures in the word-world, of course.
Publication date! Carnaval’s title and content were partially inspired by Robert Schumann’s Op 9 aka Carnaval: 21 delightful & cryptic solo piano pieces representing masked revellers at, yes, a Carnival. If you want to know more, then you can read about it here. Music is surely the most abstract of the arts ( I mean: what’s Read more about Carnaval’s Name-Day. Now published![…]
Carnaval, by S A Finlay, published in print on 11 October, is available free in ebook formats, here and here from now until Friday 13th October, for 50 early reviewers. Help yourself!
Out 11 Oct, in print and ebook versions, it’s actuated by…all the young folks. Cause and effect: the crash of 2008 and…the EU Referendum, and…the 2016 US Election. With a dose of darkly generous humour and a quixotic anarchic anachronistic McGuffin called Carnaval
Silicon Valley is selling an ancient dream of immortality https://t.co/sCLxzhSSmb via @FT — Siobhan (@writesideleft) August 20, 2017
Some get mended; some undergo a total upgrade–depends what they can afford and how comfortable they are in their own skins. Aspects of their wonky flawed selves–sorted. Some look their original age; some look a lot younger. And they might have met before. They’re all a bit partial. Here they are, colliding across the years.