Love, Hope and Bootcamp

Love, Hope and Bootcamp

Love , Hope and Bootcamp is the fourth book in this incredible true love story. All the information has been carefully transcribed from over 1000 original love letters. For four years the teenagers Patsy and Bill have fought to be together. But now is perhaps their...

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Why can’t love be easy.

Why can’t love be easy.

Within the next few weeks the fourth book in the incredible love story will be released. Love, Hope and Bootcamp shows the real ups and downs in life. Bill and Patsy reach that age where they can legally marry. But the Korean War is raging on. Like many tens of...

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From Michigan to New York

From Michigan to New York

Today book three in the series of the incredible love story is out. Please join me on Chrisgriffithsauthor Facebook page. From Michigan To New York is the third instalment of the true journey of love, hope, perseverance and honesty. Love really can be everlasting.From...

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I knew that today was going to be a special day

I knew that today was going to be a special day

Myself and Saffy had breakfast and went on our road walk. Gotta keep the kids nails down. Tomorrow will be a fields and countryside day. We wandered down the road and saw ‘Man with dogs head’ again. I will briefly explain why I call him that. He has a white Scottish...

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Waiting

Waiting

Hopefully during the next month the third book in the incredible true life love story should be released. ‘ From Michigan To New York “. All those teenagers wanted was to be together. Every moment of their lives was waiting. Waiting for the weekends to see each other....

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Don’t Separate Us

Don’t Separate Us

Well it has been a funny old year. People have entered my life and people have exited it. Since I began writing ten years ago it has made me far more aware of what is going on around me. I am far more interested in my fellow man and all the planets creatures. And the...

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THE CHRISTMAS PUP

THE CHRISTMAS PUP

The Christmas Pup that lost her ear,She cried and cried and shed a tear.She prayed real hard to Santa Claws,For antler horns, to match her reindeer paws.She must have prayed real good for all to see,Cause now she has Reindeer ears and a Christmas tree.The End

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Remember Them Smiling

Remember Them Smiling

I believe that writing has made me reflect more. And it has definitely made me think more about mortality. Unfortunately I was introduced to loved ones dying at far too young an age, but there is no rule book on when someone is born and when someone dies. This week I...

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Love conquers all

Love conquers all

Some of you will wonder where I have been. Some of you may not have noticed I was absent. But my dear Saffy did. Well I have been in the US. I have been book signing for ‘Tomorrow We Get To Do It All Again’. And taking part in a short tv interview with the wonderful...

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Espoir, foi et charite

Espoir, foi et charite

Do you know what? The above three words are extremely important in my life. I try to live by them. It all began many, many years ago. As a boy I became friendly with an extremely old man. He lived on his own after his wife and only child had passed away. I was...

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Live and Learn

Live and Learn

Myself and Saff were listening to Mexican music when my mind wandered off. I remembered the time that I discovered that looking back wasn’t always good for me. It had a negative impact on the way I felt in the present. But I found a way of controlling it. How you may...

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The Power Of Nature

The Power Of Nature

Many of you who personally know me, know that my mind needs to be stimulated. I am interested in people, and I love laughter. And you will also know of my great love of nature and animals. The love of the outdoors is essential for my wellbeing. When I stopped my...

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That Time Machine Called Music

That Time Machine Called Music

Myself an Saff were just listening to the radio. An old song was being played, a song that my Dad listened to on his old radiogram. He used to sit in his chair, smoking his filter less cigarettes, drinking his cup of tea. He was silent and his eyes stared off into the...

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What will they say when you are gone?

What will they say when you are gone?

Do you remember the kind cat lady who gave me the braces? Well yesterday was payback day. I was walking Saff, when we passed some builders working on a house. We have the usual banter and hurl insults at each other. We have a good swear, talk about the Rugby and the...

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The Incredible Journey

The Incredible Journey

Where do I start? At the beginning I suppose. It is well over two years now since that lady from the US sent me a brief message that has consumed my time and life. It said “Dear Mr Griffiths, I have read your book How Grim Was My Valley, and I loved it”, and “Would...

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I am so truly fortunate

I am so truly fortunate

I am so truly fortunate. I am so blessed. I am lucky because I grew up where and when I did. Being raised on a council estate in the sixties and seventies was better than any finishing school. Getting those life lessons and being part of the working classes has helped...

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Embrace what you have, and let the pain go

Embrace what you have, and let the pain go

Well I am a long way away at the moment preparing to go up into the mountains of Jerome in Arizona. As from Friday I will be at Jerome Grand Hotel sitting in reception working on my love story. But more importantly I will be seeing my friends and signing the new book...

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The power of money

The power of money

I feel a little annoyed with myself today. The other afternoon I read and answered one of those silly questionnaires on Facebook. The question was “Name one thing that is more important than money”. Many people answered Family, Health, Education, Security etc. And I...

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