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I moved from dank, dark North Manchester, U.K. to Karmiel, Western Galilee, Israel in March 2010. It is, believe me, one of the sunniest, loveliest towns on earth. With a background in local Jewish journalism I continue to write freelance. I manage several blogs, have  appeared on Technorati and Blogcritics and now contribute to the online magazine, 'Live Encounters'. My main blog is Alwayswriteagain (http://wwwalwayswriteagain.blogspot.com

Friday, 17 February 2017

Alwayswriteagain: The Grapes of Wrath Turned Into Wine

Alwayswriteagain: The Grapes of Wrath Turned Into Wine: ‘The fathers have eaten sour grapes and the children's teeth are set on edge' (Ezekiel 18:2) Geoff Isaacs was living on an exquis...

Sunday, 5 February 2017

Alwayswriteagain: Disnhing the Book Marketing Dirt!

Alwayswriteagain: Disnhing the Book Marketing Dirt!: BookBaby , a leading self-publishing book company, claims almost 8,000 independent writers completed its 2017 Self-Publishing Survey and tha...

Tuesday, 24 January 2017

Alwayswriteagain: Keeping Israel”s Coolest Kids on Ice!

Alwayswriteagain: Keeping Israel”s Coolest Kids on Ice!:   I’m not a gambling woman. But the odds on a Jewish American healthcare insurance manager and an Israeli Christian Arab computer technici...

Monday, 23 January 2017

Alwayswriteagain: More Half-Cut Than Deepcut!

Alwayswriteagain: More Half-Cut Than Deepcut!: Riffle through Google’s top pages and you may discover what really happens at the British Armed Forces’s Princess Royal Barracks in Deepcut...

Friday, 20 January 2017

Alwayswriteagain: Catching Fallen Stars

Alwayswriteagain: Catching Fallen Stars: When some years ago Queen Elizabeth remarked that “grief is the price we pay for love”, she did not merely popularise a truism but quoted t...

Sunday, 15 January 2017

Alwayswriteagain: Of Biblical Secrets, Truths and Doubts

Alwayswriteagain: Of Biblical Secrets, Truths and Doubts: I am unaccustomed to reviewing books about Christian theology and many of this blog’s regular readers will be justified in thinking I’ve jum...

Tuesday, 3 January 2017

Alwayswriteagain: Where Lovers, Lasses Count Their Losses!

Alwayswriteagain: Where Lovers, Lasses Count Their Losses!: I was more than half-way through Philip Roth ’s American Pastoral when I realised that the location of the prizewinning novel and recent ...