So who’s Hughesy?

Well, he’s

  • Old enough to know better
  • A graduate of JCUNQ with a major in History
  • Retired primary school teacher
  • Music collector
  • Avid reader
  • Sometime cricket coach
  • Fond of good wine, good times, tall tales and flights of fancy
  • Concerned about future developments in my home town.

And most of those things contribute to what you’ll find within....

Favourite Quote: “After all, blood is thicker than water. But then, so is soup.” (Lennie Lower)

Favourite Authors:  James Lee Burke, Andrea Camilleri, Colin Cotterill, Michael Dibdin, Carl Hiassen, John Le Carre, Donna Leon, Lennie Lower, Ian Rankin, Peter Robinson, Hunter S. Thompson

Favourite Music: Allman Brothers, Ry Cooder, Elvis Costello, Khruangbin, Little Feat, Los Lobos, most things that have come out of New Orleans, early post-Syd Barrett Pink Floyd, Professor Longhair, reggae, Bruce Springsteen, Richard Thompson, Tedeschi Trucks Band, Roger Waters, Neil Young, Warren Zevon

© Ian L Hughes 2021