John Arthur Nichol

About John

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Just the facts, Ma'am ...

1955: Born in Sydney.

65 years of stony sleep ...

2020: Retired. New website for my writing.

2022: Epiphany. New website MK II for my writing. Torn between two websites (feeling like a fool). Still writing in verse. Still smiling.

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The Book That Shouldn’t Be, and Its Illustrator

Book illustrator Manuela Pentangelo has just received a printed copy of Sascha Martin's Christmas Eve, and is proudly showing it off to the…

Christmas Eve and The Persistent Template Mystery

Manuela Pentangelo and I have used a variety of methods and applications over the years to create the print versions of our Sascha Martin books.…

Unwrapping Sascha Martin’s Christmas Eve, the Paperback

Proof copies of a book are printed before publication, so you can check for errors and confirm that the book is ready to be published. This video…