| My career as a Management Consultant ended after I was paralysed by a brain haemorrhage 8 years ago (I'm almost fully recovered) It was an opportunity to return to my first and most cherished ambition, writing. I publish little, it seems unimportant now when I can find readers on the net, but I do occasionally write for newspapers and mags in the UK and also feature on radio programmes. It is far more important to me, having reached burn out once to do what I enjoy rather than that which I may gain materially from.
Writing influenced by Spike Milligan, Tom Sharpe, Steinbec more...
Biography, Read My Blog, Contact Author, Read Reviews,
· A Stroke of Luck
· A Two Faced Poet
· Age Of Certainty
· Age Of Certainty
· Blöd Ties
· Dimensions of Mystery
· Millennium Dawn (anthology)
· The Best Of Boggart Blog (vol 1)
Short Stories ( View all 36 stories )
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 1
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 10
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 11
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 12
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 13
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 14
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 15
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 16
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 17
· A Stroke of Luck - Chapter 18
Articles ( View all 156 articles )
· 9/11 – The First Stirrings of Unrest.
· A Banana A Day Is More Dangerous Than Fukushima
· A Career In Substance Abuse? Sounds Just The Job For Me.
· A Reasonable Attitude? (follow up to previous article)
· A Royal Treat
· A Sense of Self
· Apocalypse North
· Apologise For The Slave Trade? Sheer Hypocrisy.
· Are You Smarter Than Your Kids?
· ASBOlutely mad
Poetry ( View all 180 poems )
· 2006/11/14 - 54 degrees North.
· A Chronicle of Decay
· A Finance Broker
· A Frenchman Dropped His Trousers
· A Mouth's Job
· A Pale Horse
· A Slight Itching of the Conscience
· A Tribute to McGonagall (just for fun)
· Afghan Woman
· African Ambition
· Seasons Greetings
· Poetry Life and Times Interviews Janet Caldwell
· Ian Thorpe on Christian Radio. Unbelieveable
· Season's Greetings
· July Poetry Life and Times
· Poetry Life and Times
· Ian's Audio online at last (specially for halloween)
· Multi - Media and poetry - the future
· The Sceadugengan
· Ian's blog rises from the ashes