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Industry Education
Occupation Teacher trainer of writing skills
Location Rotterdam, The Netherlands, Netherlands
Introduction I am a writer of both fact and fiction, and of both adult and children's books. I lived first in England, then in South Africa and I now live in the Netherlands. My life revolves round my family, my barge and my work - not always in that order, it's true. My day job is teaching English for business and academic purposes, but I am working towards exchanging that for cruising quietly through Europe while writing...
Interests Barges, music, books, dogs, woodwork, history
Favorite Movies Local Hero, Quadrophenia, The Commitments, Cry the Beloved Country, Once Upon a Time in the West, Amelie, Bienvenue chez le'Chti
Favorite Music Coldplay, the Who, Stevie Ray Vaughan, Kenny Wayne Shepherd, Little Feat, Pete Townshend, Janis Ian, Pink Floyd, Bonnie Raitt, Crowded House, Neil Finn, Crosby Stills and Nash, Queen, Pearl Jam, Counting Crows, Lynard Skynard, The Allman Brothers
Favorite Books Anything by Donna Leon, Deborah Crombie, Peter Mayle, Laurence Durrell, Graham Greene and in particular, Absolute Friends by John Le Carre

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