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Russell A. Smith

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in Croydon, England, The United Kingdom
March 11, 1977

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Author of the Grenshall Manor Chronicles, Russell A. Smith has enjoyed many an adventure both with pencil, paper and dice, and also in real life. Each has been a formative experience for him. A keen petrolhead, he has a long list of things he wants to drive, and the list grows longer every day.

Russell has enjoyed a number of exciting roles so far, from editing newsletters and magazines, to time travelling, and portraying soldiers from Tudor times to the early 20th Century.

These days Russell spends a lot of time on tour across the UK investigating various houses and even more drinking tea. As well as writing, he enjoys a semi-regular presence on the Brave New Words podcast.

Russell is currently a pen for hire in the London area, though will
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This post contains my own personal opinion (I work in finance and this is neither official advice nor representative of what my employer thinks – caveats done with, let’s talk turkey). There’s been a lot of words spilled in the last few months over inflation and [

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Russell Smith Deborah wrote: "Love reading your blog looking forward and totally ecstatic awaiting the new book !"

It'll be fun to get the book up and running! We had a fun conversation about it this evening, me and some friends... :)


Deborah Smith Love reading your blog looking forward and totally ecstatic awaiting the new book !


Russell Smith No problem :) Hope there's some fun reading on
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