Though now a writer under various pseudonyms – Amos Midwinter; The Lady Aphrodite; and Margaret Montrose, I was trained as a Mechanical Design Engineer and ran my own manufacturing company for thirty years making my own
award winning designs.
During that time I lead a number of major, successful, Pro-Bono campaigns, chaired a wide range of Associations and Organisations and stood for Parliament on an anti-Eu ticket creating my own publicity. At this
Serious writing began with ‘An Old Morality for a New Revolution’ from which I was asked to write ‘Six Essays for Freedom’ and ‘The Sepses of Socialism’ to which I added ‘The Pilgrimage of Skills’ as a personal encomium on the place of Skill as a Spiritual and practical emancipator – all available on www.amosmidwinter.co.uk
There followed an ongoing series of Short Stories as well as a quantity of Verse. Distressed by the low level of writing I found accessing the US ‘Indie’ market I wrote ‘How I write Romance & Editing and The Craft of Words’. During this latter