On Sunday morning, I woke up with the cockerel again. It was early, but I’d slept well and felt fine. So, to finish off yesterday’s awful, shameful and horrible entry. This is just to show that my mind doesn’t necessarily work in exactly the same way as other people’s. After being so ill… Continue reading Blog: Alec’s Ashes: Part Three.
I was reading Greta Harvey’s book Waiting in Wattlevale. It’s the story of life in an old-people’s home, and I was reminded of a similar place where my mother spent her last years. Out of nowhere, sunlight blazed through my window, and I was blinded by the brilliance that sprang up on my TV screen.… Continue reading BLOG 25th January 2022 Decorous Debauchery Featuring a Greta Harvey Showcase by Staff Blogger Laura Lyndhurst.
Celebrity. I picked a good time to read P J Scarlet’s excellent romantic novel Racing Devil, the story of a brattish racing driver and his potential reformation at the hands of a good woman. Why? Because we’ve had news about the rich and famous, some who think they can do what they like, and to… Continue reading BLOG 26 January 2022 He’s a Very Naughty Boy! Featuring P.J Scarlet Showcase by Staff Blogger Laura Lyndhurst
Thanks, Laura. I’m a pirate and taking over your blog for a second to bring in some exciting news. BBE has hired a new artist this month, our fifth, to cover all styles and client briefs. Our character-design illustrations are selling well. We can take your favourite characters and give them a persona.… Continue reading Blog 19th January 2022 Land Ahoy! Featuring a showcase from R G ROBERTS –BBE staff blog by Laura Lyndhurst
BBE BLOG – Monday 10 January 2022, Grace Grahme featured Including my reviews of Faire’s Fair, Fair Play and A Fairly Outlandish Occasion by Grace Grahme Auld Lang Syne to the old year, and why wouldn’t we want to forget the last year, and the one before it, for that matter. May this… Continue reading BLOG 10th January 2022, You Take the Highroad. Featuring a Grace Grahme showcase
Christmas comes around again, and it must be a good year after the last one. We wish you a wild abundance of tinsel and turkey, speaking of which, in the spirit of the season our featured author this week is Onia Fox, with her brilliant book Listless in Turkey: geddit? But more of that later.… Continue reading BBE BLOG – 20th December 2021. Our Debut Blog From Laura Lyndhurst. The Week Before Christmas 2021.
This week’s Author Showcase is by a cracking thriller writer Amanda Sheridan, and we’ve got a freebie from Adam Gaffen. We came to this late, it should have been out last week, but we’ll make up for it because we’ve got some great stuff to show you from Amanda. It’s been a crazy week here.… Continue reading Blog: BBE Blog 13th of December 2021: New Release Omicron Coming to a Cinema Near You
We have plenty to say and a showcase for Isra Sravenheart this week. Welcome to another silly season. Here we go, less than a month to Christmas, and the world is gearing up. We have the Christmas adverts, TV presenters (and my senior manager) wearing their Crimbo-jumpers. The supermarket shelves are stocked—plenty of bog roll… Continue reading Blog: BBE Blog the 27th of November 2021. Dance with the Devil
Note to self; Try not to book training for two staff members during the same week, and then book out every other available hour for live editing. This week has been happening at super-warp speed, and it’s only Tuesday. Last week I had Jo for daily one-to-one training sessions. This week our Laura took her… Continue reading Blog: BBE Blog 16th November 2021; Big Wheel Keep on Turning
So first off the ramp. I’d like to wish my son, Mark Simpson, every success with his new business venture. Apart from his pilot’s licence, he has every principal driving licence that it’s possible to get in the UK. Car, Motorbike, HGV 1 & 2, Coach and bus—and now taxi. He was awarded his badge… Continue reading BBE Blog; The Aftermath 4th November 2021