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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. Forever Young - 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.
  • Location:
    Montreal
  • Joined:
    2 years ago

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Forever Young

Social data: 1.3K reads. 236 votes. 216 comments.

Description: How would you react to an offer of a diet that restores health and slows aging? Asthmatic, arthritic, and with his wife's dementia worsening, Walt Born was seduced. He cast his suspicions aside and moved into the free luxurious retirement home offe...

#48 in Adventure

Other Works by WilsonGill.
Oh Henry!

Oh Henry!

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The stories included in this prequel to "the Drustone" relate the fictional misadventures of three young...

#267 in Humor
End of the Line

End of the Line

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During her last years my cousin Anne devoted a great deal of time to researching family history. On her...

#170 in Historical Fiction
The Drustone

The Drustone

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"Antiquities of Furness", first published in 1769 purports to give the definitive History of this region...



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As Jimbobi  mentioned in an earlier comment, it seems that they have discovered a cell phone (LOL). 
I found the conversation with Lucy very helpful, reminding me of the role of each character. I'm sure Lucy is going to be an invaluable ally.
I wasn't sure where 'here' might be (bottom of p.2.)
Voted.
I'm afraid that all writing related activities will be coming to a halt over the holidays. The grandchildren are coming to stay!  Normal service will be resumed in the New Year. In the mean time I plan to upload two new chapters of  "Forever Young" in the next couple of days.  I promise these will give you something more than wine to mull over.  On Monday I will upload the final chapter of "Oh Henry!"
Best wishes to all.