People prefer absolutes in life, of course. Binary decisions and outcomes. But life is often more complex than this and it is becoming ever more so. Who crossed the finishing line first? This is fine measuring the fastest sprinter on earth but less satisfactory when the finishing line happens to be in an election as […]
Dominic Holland is an award winning professional stand-up comedian, author of five novels and one-fiction book, with countless TV and Radio appearances to his name and yet, despite all this he is now best known for being the dad of his eldest son, Tom. Tom Holland, the actor who plays Spider-Man in theatres across the world - which explains why Dominic's only work of non-fiction is called Eclipsed.
Available now: Takes on Life Vol.1
His second non-fiction book which he fully expects to be his breakthrough in to the literary big time. If you are sighing at this, then imagine the grinding reality of being Nikki Holland, his wife.
A book to make you laugh, smile, think and make you realise that it is not just you. You are not alone. An unintentional self-help book but that actually does help and does so without the aching worthiness.
Takes on Life Vol.1 is also available on Amazon as a hardcover or paperback
How many kids grow up to do for a living what they dreamt of? Not many, I’d say. Certainly not the ones who planned on being astronauts. Like most little boys, I had fleeting aspirations of being a football player and to play for En-ger-land. I wasn’t a very clever child and yet I quickly […]
I owe a great deal to Des O’Connor who died last week, as anyone who has read Eclipsed can attest. It might even be that Des had a greater impact on my life and my career than anyone else. He was a rare thing in show-biz. Like the late, great Bob Monkhouse he was happy […]