No one can predict the future, and there are times when destiny appears to have been set in stone, and what will happen, will happen.However dark and depressing the situation seems there are always opportunities by which the strength, resilience, and basic determination of the human spirit, can turn a negative situation into a success.So when a real life situations presents itself as they do in these stories, the outcome can often be surprisingly uplifting and positive.
David Burt was evacuated from London to Yorkshire at the outbreak of the 2nd WW and his education suffered accordingly. He started work on a building site at fifteen and a half and had a variety of job roles before becoming the CEO of a UK manufacturing company making components for Aerospace, and electrical connectors for Formula 1 Race cars.During his career he was County Chairman for the CBI and on the Advisory Council for the BBC, before becoming the Chairman of the Regulatory Council for UK Optical services, he remains Chairman of the Consumer Complaints Service.He is a lifelong sculptor and has exhibited at the RA Summer Exhibition, he also rallies Classic Cars.
Situations and Surprises
The Seduction of Celia: A Collection of Short Stories
The Quest - A Collection of Short Stories
Short And Sweet
The Angel and The Elephant
Tales from a Quiet Man
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