About

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I live a blissfully single life in my loft apartment a few steps from the beach on the East Sussex coast of England.

Before retiring I managed to get through nineteen jobs from selling cars and designing kitchens to working as a chef, and a pub landlord. Best of all, I created a theatre themed restaurant which was frequented by celebrities!

I failed English at school and didn’t read a book until my forties, but now I’m a writeahollic with an aversion to bad grammar and silly made-up words!

I have a daughter nearby, another in the wilds of Scotland and a son in Dubai each of which have contributed to my collection of grandkids.

I love to travel and have spent much time in faraway places, particularly India where I would happily take up residence. 

Thanks for visiting me, I hope to come across you again sometime.

 

Email   keith@hillman.net      Facebook   Keith Hillman

 

15 thoughts on “About

  1. Varad Feb 1, 2018 / 08:23

    Like the new site, Keith. A lot crisper than the old one.

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  2. GeorgieMoon Mar 28, 2018 / 11:32

    Hello, I’ve just found you, while I was searching for bloggers doing the A to Z challenge. I left a comment about Greece on another site of yours, not sure if it is still in use? You sound fun, I’m looking forward tomfollowing you and reading your posts.

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  3. JS Brand Nov 11, 2018 / 17:19

    Hi Keith, I like your new photo, I really do, but it’s made me feel old. Yes, it makes YOU look younger than the other photo does, but that’s not the reason. I have a thing about lookalikes and, for the last few weeks, I’ve been trying to figure out who “new Keith” looks like. Tim Martin, maybe, the bloke who owns Wetherspoons? Nah, you’re much more handsome. I found the answer today. Walking through town after the Remembrance Service, I bumped into a tall, distinguished chap, who was the spitting image of the updated you. I almost spoke, but scuttled away instead when I recognised him. He’s the only man to have given me a digital experience that was anything but high-tech. It left me with a startled expression for days afterwards. “Who was that?” my wife asked. “Just my urologist”, I answered.
    So there are two reasons why I feel old: (1) I have a urologist and (2) I’ve started to discuss my health in a public forum.

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  4. Keith's Ramblings Nov 15, 2018 / 13:42

    Just found your amusing comment JSB! The only similarity between Tim Martin and me is that we both ran pubs, him to greater success than me! I’m pleased my photo had the desired effect; age-wise that is!

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