Hampstead Heath

Hampstead Heath Pond

Summer: In London and in Life

Most consider summer a season with a slower pace. After a busy spring, we catch our collective breath. We look back and

Hampstead is a major setting in The Mission, the sequel to The Witness.

New Year’s Resolutions

Is it too late for a New Year’s resolution? My to-do list for the end of last year was so long that it spilled over into the new year. Add another activity to

Working in a quiet corner of a Hampstead eatery

A Prisoner of Prose

As Winston Churchill said, “Writing a book is an adventure. To begin with it is a toy, an amusement; then it becomes a mistress, and then a master and then a tyrant. And just before you are reconciled to your fate