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New Short Story - "Extreme Measures"

Extreme Measures

Writing again as A. P. Grozdanovic I have just published a short story, Extreme Measures, on Amazon’s Kindle & Kindle App. Feel free to have a sneak peek by reading the extract below. Ordering details can be found at the end.

‘Feeling trapped after a combination of personal and professional setbacks, Glenn Shepherd is compelled to take extreme measures in his fight for justice.’

 

Magazine Review – Cheers Mag

The updated and renewed local magazine Cheers is both bright and informative. Not a new idea by any stretch, but a very welcome one. Free magazines and papers are popping up all over the place and they can be very useful.

Cheers offers a good mix of local information, local as in Tameside and the achievable travelling distance, that everyone needs for a good night out. From bars, to restaurants, to the artist’s performing, the magazine has all areas covered. In the new October edition, a quick leaf through reveals a nice little interview with that comedy old timer with the tickling stick, Ken Dodd. I didn't know he was still performing, but Cheers reliably informs me he is.

   

Having a Seizure

Having a seizure is a very uncomfortable experience. It's confusing, upsetting, inconvenient, frustrating, embarrassing, and can result in injury.

There isn't a lot that can be said that is positive about experiencing a seizure, except that you soon find out who cares for you. Those people soon become accessible and helpful.

   

Film Review - Midnight In Paris

The new Woody Allen film Midnight in Paris is a gem, it has to be said. There, I’ve nailed my colours to the mast straight away. I make no bones about being a Woody Allen fan through and through. When you add in one of my favourite cities, we’re onto a sure fire hit!

Midnight in Paris sees an American family travel to Paris for a business trip. Gil, Owen Wilson – playing the role that is so obviously Allen’s persona himself – is a screenwriter but also a frustrated novelist.

   

Film Review - The Ghost

The Ghost directed by and co-written by Roman Polanski from the Robert Harris book is an excellent thriller.

At the heart of the film is the Ghost Writer himself, never if I recall correctly, named during the entire film. Played by Ewan McGregor with some skill, the Ghost is employed to ghost write the memoirs of the ex Prime Minister, Adam Lang (Pierce Brosnan).

   

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