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Name Harold Wilson
Location Montreal
Member Since Sep 13, 2012
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My name is Harold Wilson. No I am not related! Born in England, I emigrated to Canada when I was twenty-two to take up a teaching position. During my teaching career  I developed a highly successful approach to the teaching of chemistry (P.S.Chem.), published articles in various journals, and co-authored a book - The Role of Solvents in Chemical Reactions ( Not exactly a best seller). Tired of always writing in scientific style (impersonal) I joined a writing group.   Initially I attempted a series of memoirs meant for family consumption(Oh Henry!). Encouraged by the response of group members,I self-published these short stories .I have since written five novels, without ever attempting to publish. 
      1. The Drustone - A humorous  "Historical Fiction" unlike any other.
      2. End of the Line- The tragic story of an English family who emigrated to Canada in the 1920s
      3. Myrite - A political satire
      4. Bobby McGee - A tale featuring a village policeman in N.W. England. 
      5. Inheritance - a  romance set in England during the swinging sixties.

These will all be eventually posted on Wattpad.




Adventure #90 / Fantasy #100
8 parts / 11 pages, updated Jul 25, 2014G
Once upon a time, the Myr, a persecuted sect, left their homeland of Darsis, intent on establishing their own feudal agrarian society on the large sparsely populated island of Per... read more
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The Drustone

The Drustone

18 parts / 35 pages, updated Jun 06, 2014GCompleted
"Antiquities of Furness", first published in 1769 purports to give the definitive History of this region of England from the Stone Age to the middle of the eightee... read more
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End of the Line

End of the Line

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37 parts / 95 pages, updated Feb 21, 2014PGCompleted
During her last years my cousin Anne devoted a great deal of time to researching family history. On her death I inherited a black box file bearing the name , William Bens... read more
11,386 reads votes 418 comments 254
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