IN YOUR CHROMOSOMES – All about the divine energy of DNA

Eagerly anticipating Santa – or the Three Kings - slipping a copy of her new stand-alone fantasy novel Arakzeon City – Wiccor Princess Reborn...

CASH CRUNCH – Whom the gods wish to make mad –...

The gods were breakfasting. Since leaving Greece, this had become the only meal where the Olympian family sat down together. Hera had insisted on...

STRAIT LOVE – The Last Fandango

The Rock of Gibraltar features in the opening paragraph of businessman Robin Hellaby’s debut novel ‘The Last Fandango’ published by Wishful Thinking. The paperback...

THE CHAP FROM EFFESSEE – A Greek background doesn’t help in...

‘You are not going to a bullfight in La Linea or anywhere else; whether as a toreador or as a bull.’ Although millennia  had...

The World Beyond Flower Pots

Artist Melanie Brown, a regular of local artisans’ markets with her stones, shells and finely printed trinket boxes, has eventually realised in print her...

OLYMPUS NEW YEAR – Monthly prose

‘This was not a good idea... that man Rajoy has a lot to answer for,’ Zeus whispered. Hera, who over the millennia had become...

BREAKFAST TABLE TALKS – about academics and alcohol

‘Where do they get the money from for all this scientific jiggery-pokery?’ Zeus jabbed a finger at a crumpled page of The Times in...

VIEW FROM NEW OLYMPUS – Moved to the Pillar of Hercules

‘Brexit? Brexit? Sounds like one of those laxative breakfast foods... bran flakes or something. It’s all that this bunch of humans seems to talk...

GODS GET POETIC – When junk-food obesity stalks the streets, why...

‘I doubt I’ll ever understand these people, these Gibraltarians’, said Zeus, pointing at the spread of city streets and buildings stretched out below the...

OLYMPIAN GODS – Mother of the Gods

‘While Dad’s away, the kids can play,’ Athena sang softly to herself as she poured a liberal splash of Baileys over her breakfast Coco...