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Welcome. I’m a thinker & storyteller. This site is a minimalist, easy read. You’ll find factual stuff on most subjects from politics to the paranormal + writing tips & fiction from crime to horror. Scroll down to begin the journey into my blog; or click my main pages to enter a website with more depth than the Tardis:

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Tony’s Micropedie

You’ll meet my writers from Polly Ticks to Philip Osophy, offering Pop Lit (bringing brevity to literature, making it for all) and P-ology – a microcosm of reality; of what is, and things that aren’t but should be – knowledge that speaks rather than baffles.

Rattler’s Tale   Eye On the World

When my world of Pop Lit & P-ology exists I’ll be happy. Help me make them exist; except my writers – then I’ll be insane. And this website is also about my books – oodles of them. Why not start with this:

43 TALES WITH A TWIST,
POETRY, MEMOIRS, WRITING TIPS
INTRODUCTION TO MY WORLD
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RATTLER’S TALE #7

The Pop Lit Mini Mag
Haiku & Microficiton
for Social Networks

WRITING TIPS

Knight hides in armour
While peasants are hacked to death
Battle was hell then

CONFIRMATION: The surgeon confirmed the lady had a donor for her heart transplant. Beside her, unseen, the other lady thought: about time I was turned off. Places to go, dead friends to see … living enemies to haunt …

Blogger Bard says:
Love this craft of mine
The writer plots, weaves, deceives
Crafty tales are best

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RATTLER’S TALE #6

The Pop Lit Mini Mag
Haiku & Microficiton
for Social Networks

WRITING TIPS

Environ-mental
We abuse our habitat
Call planet a friend

KIND: He was always kind to his own kind; kill any other kind who threatened them. Nature acted in kind. His gene pool became so depleted, soon there were none of his kind left at all. Which was poetic, in a kind of way.

Harry Fang says:
My shroud is total
My memories, thoughts and life
Essence of your death

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EYE ON THE WORLD #24

CURRENT AFFAIRS
COMMENT FROM THE UK

Polly Ticks says: No agreement in Northern Ireland. Of course not! It’ll last ’til border sorted. Then they’ll blame govt if it goes wrong.
My Politics page

Dr Illya Ness says: Trauma (ITV) perfectly portrayed the attitude of too many doctors. If we think of them as gods, they’ll have the arrogance of gods.
My Illness page
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RATTLER’S TALE #5

The Pop Lit Mini Mag
Haiku & Microficiton
for Social Networks

WRITING TIPS

Harry Fang says:
The excitement grows
Latest vampire film preview
Sucks their sanity

AFTERTHOUGHT: She sat on the empty farm, the animals, the plants, all gone, frizzled away in the eco-disaster. Finally, out of the bunker, she smiled at the camera, wondering what the photographer would taste like.

Blogger Bard says:
Rule by Divine Right
Miracle of politics
Kings were good con men
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EYE ON THE WORLD #23

CURRENT AFFAIRS
COMMENT FROM THE UK

Pappa Razzi says: Carrie Gracie says BBC tells the truth. Worrying that any media can say that. More worrying that they actually do believe it.
My Media page

Polly Ticks says: Carillion. Capita? Once upon a time govt cut backs caused strikes. Now they’re destroying the economy. Which is preferable?
My Economics page
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RATTLER’S TALE #4

The Pop Lit Mini Mag
Haiku & Microficiton
for Social Networks

WRITING TIPS

Guru Tony says:
Everyone is green
Nature thrives – safe for all time
I do like fiction

EUPHORIC: A lady sat in a train, a man opposite. One is euphoric. Just one stop left. It’s getting dark. One is a vampire. The werewolf suspects.

Blogger Bard says:
He’s fed up of draughts
Smash window – police give him bed
Break from homelessness
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EYE ON THE WORLD #22

CURRENT AFFAIRS
COMMENT FROM THE UK

Polly Ticks says: Two minutes. That’s how long it took EU ministers to decide UK’s fate. No debate, all agreeing? And they call it democracy.
My Unity page

Dr Illya Ness says: Mental health issues must be taken into account with UK PIP payments, says court. Govt can’t be moral without prompting.
My Illness page
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RATTLER’S TALE #3

The Pop Lit Mini Mag
Haiku & Microficiton
for Social Networks

WRITING TIPS

Do you need new style?
Have choice of mind like robots
Download 10 credits

ELEMENTAL: Conan Doyle wrote more than Sherlock Holmes; even about fairies – which caused a problem when he got mixed up and a fairy appeared in a Holmes tale. Sherlock scratched his head. Said: ‘It’s elemental, my dear Watson.’

Miss Spelling says:
He drank the wassail
Horror!!! ‘Tastes like hot cider’
Was sure it was ale
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RATTLER’S TALE #2

The Pop Lit Mini Mag
Haiku & Microficiton
for Social Networks

WRITING TIPS

Blogger Bard says:
Go with fortitude
Courage, determination
Hero of your life

SATURATE: Sci Fi geeks can be obsessive. There are two, sat, greying, old, saturating themselves with DVD boxsets. They were only 18 when they began.

Guru Tony says:
Not all nature good
Human nature hurts nature
Soon nature hurts us
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