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WilsonGill

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.

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Myrite

Myrite

Fantasy #85 / Adventure #85
11 parts / 17 pages, updated Aug 15, 2014G
Would you be willing to change your eating habits and adopt a diet that guaranteed improved health and a slowing of the aging process? Bribed by their government, the Myr adopt the diet. This tale details the tragic consequences of their decision.
263 reads votes 65 comments 87
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
1,534 reads votes 239 comments 207
End of the Line

End of the Line

Historical Fiction #807
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
11,719 reads votes 419 comments 254
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All Roads Lead to Scandal ... If You're Publius ClaudiusThe 'Cousins'Dirty Faces- Book 1The Heart of the Conqueror

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In earlier chapters you gave a detailed description of the transportation system and I felt you might be setting up the reader for an accident...
Before 24 Billion and Counting

As i was reading Trish's attempt to change Walt's mind I found myself dreading that he would be persuaded. I was so relieved when he decided to...
The 'Cousins'

Continue to enjoy the underlying humour in this story. - those damned goats! Voted I was left wondering about the eel scam. Why were eels so...
All Roads Lead to Scandal ....

A fascinating chapter. The second birth took me by surprise and their unique " smells" I take as a hint that the twins will have quite different...
OATHTAKER

An entertaining read. Faustina seems to be getting involved in several intriguing situations. I am already wondering about Beatrice's fainting...
Faustina