Tag Archives: Titanic

Confessions Of A Closet . . .

Sunday 19 – Monday 20 February 2017 Do I have your full attention? Yes, of course I do. I knew I would as soon as I thought of the title. Bad luck for you though, as it’s not going to … Continue reading

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A Grand Memory – Author’s Note

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Sunday 8 April 2012 April 15, 2012 marks the centenary of the sinking of Titanic. One thousand five hundred and fourteen people were lost, seven hundred and ten saved. Of the one thousand five hundred and fourteen lost, only three … Continue reading

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A Grand Memory – Part Seven

Sunday 8 April Titanic was going down, sinking into the depths of the North Atlantic Ocean. The unsinkable ship was in fact, sinkable and utterly defeated by nature in the form of an iceberg. Henry stood motionless, perfectly still for … Continue reading

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A Grand Memory – Part Six

Saturday 7 April 2012 ‘There were never enough lifeboats for everyone, not even for half of the people aboard her that night,’ Henry looked out of the tiny window as he spoke. Fine tulle curtains covered his only source of … Continue reading

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A Grand Memory – Part Five

Wednesday 4 April 2012 Henry paused to catch his breath and gather his thoughts. He had been so engrossed in recounting the voyage that he had failed to notice the small crowd that had begun to gather in his room. … Continue reading

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A Grand Memory – Part Four

Saturday 31 March – Monday 2 April 2012 Charlotte shifted on the bed. She knew what was to come. Her great grandfather always skipped the trivial things, and headed straight for the exciting parts of a story. He would omit … Continue reading

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A Grand Memory – Part Three

Thursday 29 – Friday 30 March 2012 Third class steerage was unexpectedly crowded. Henry looked at the sea of bodies around him. There were far too many people in such a small area for anyone to be even remotely comfortable. … Continue reading

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