Posts By: Syd Barnes

Published this month

By Posted in - Blog on March 3rd, 2019 0 Comments

Imagine being diagnosed with stage 4 cancer and given just 6 months to live. You are a bag of bones writhing in agony. You cannot eat so you must feed yourself through a tube …

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Going to the Printers this month

By Posted in - Blog on February 19th, 2019 0 Comments

I ask you to envisage that you are my hearty
shipmate as we embark on a reckless voyage across an unexplored ocean boldly
going where no ship has gone before.  On the
stroke of midnight, we are both …

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Publication February 2019

By Posted in - Blog on January 14th, 2019 0 Comments


SIX MONTHS screamed the DS1500 form handed to me by the senior clinical nurse
at the ENT (ear, nose and throat) Department of Blackpool Victoria Hospital. I
stared into space as the silence drowned …

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By Posted in - Blog on November 23rd, 2018 0 Comments

After over three years of struggling to write this jaw-dropping true-life tale, we are almost at the finishing line. I started this book because I am unemployable after the cancer and needed to change my …

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Second Limited Edition of 500

By Posted in - Blog on November 18th, 2018 0 Comments

Because of the success of the first limited edition, a second limited edition of 500 will be released. Again all for charity and each copy will be numbered and signed with any personal message you …

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