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Uh, we are playing a game now where we make up funny fake names for small English towns, preferably involving cheese of some sort… please join us…

This came about because of my silly little post where I dreamed of retiring someday to an English village called: Cheddarcheeseham… (not a real place)… and might be an offshoot of a post I did long ago, just after returning … Continue reading

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Oh, and you still have a chance to make up the name of a character in my new novel and be famous… when they make it into a movie someday…

Once again, I do not have any problems making up names for characters… I write action/humor science fiction too, and coming up with names for hundreds of aliens is a bit of a challenge… but me and my crack squirrel-infested … Continue reading

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You still have a chance to be written into my new novel…

I need more names for characters. Okay, that isn’t quite right, I never have problems coming up with names, I did it for four science fiction books, and alien names are tricky! But I do like writing my blog buddies … Continue reading

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Which of these are real towns in the United Kingdom, and which are just silly words that I made up… a game…

Haltwhistle Hexham Ballinamallard Swindon Kettlewell Wasdale Head Workington Mallwyd Furnace Peebles Crumlin Nuneaton Wolverhampton Thrapston Thornaby Darlington Hartlepool West Woodburn Ecclefechan Alnwick Hay-on-Wye Llanybydder Kidderminster Fawsley Abergavenny Wisbech Long Eaton North Hykeham Coningsby Horncastle Worksop Thirsk Bridlington Hunmanby Hutton-le-Hole Kirkbymoorside … Continue reading

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Go west, young man…

I just heard that Kanye and Kim are having another baby! They named their first baby North… North West… how adorable is that? I can’t wait to say hello to little Wild Wild. ————- Dear New Parents, Stop trying to … Continue reading

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