Welcome to my new blog. It will be a hodgepodge of sense and senses. The senses will include pictures, videos, recipes and the odd political rant that makes sense to me. It will include excerpts from my new novel, "The Straw Buyer", a work still in progress, that you will be able to comment on, along with all the other entries. I will try to make it diverse enough to keep you coming back.

Tuesday, 22 November 2011

Page 1 of "The Straw Buyer"

Here is the beginning of a murder mystery that takes place in Sarasota, Florida, in the spring of 2006, when the housing boom began to bust. It took an explosive mixture of greed and corruption to bring our economy to its knees.
Here is the beginning; there is much more to come...

Stuffed Pork Tenderloin

For something practical, here is a recipe I created that is a favorite when friends come over; Stuffed Pork Tenderloin. There are a few steps involved, but it's easier than it looks.

For the recipe:

Diving in Bonaire

Here is something to start with. It's a video I shot during a couple of trips to Bonaire, in the Dutch Antilles, with my wife and friends. You will see an incredible variety of fish living together in a constantly flowing environment around the living coral reefs. Just take a deep breath and click here: Dive Bonaire