According to the census, his parents were born in Maryland. His paternal grandparents were from Prussia and Hanover. The elder Ruth then became a counterman in a family-owned combination grocery and saloon business on Frederick Street. Details are equally scanty about why young George was sent at the age of 7 to St.
But I have to admit it was Sheffield that taught me how to write. For 15 years in the eighties and nineties, I worked on the Sheffield Star, first as environment reporter, then as film critic.
I estimated I wrotewords a year — the equivalent of two novels. One time I was at a press conference in a London hotel suite to interview Richard Gere.
I turned and walked through a curtain of ribbons and fell into him. We both put out our arms to steady ourselves and ended in a hug. In the ensuing months there were newspaper reports that he might be gay.
Michael Yates I was able to say to any woman who was interested: Start by forgetting the Internet. Forget mobile phones and laptops. Circus talk and family fun day in Sheffield Think of an office made noisy by typewriters and smoky from cigarettes. If you were racing a deadline to bring home a story, you might have to find a telephone box and dictate over the line while pushing pennies into the slot.
Lunchtimes were a boozy affair and nobody tut-tutted. Plus lots about fashion, of course. In my new book of 20 varied and entertaining tales, there are two stories about those medieval times. When I first tried to write fiction, I wrote about an idealistic young reporter like me, a tad cleverer than I was, more than a tad handsomer and a million light years more successful with women.
These stories were terrible. Then I invented Jack Parker, a middle-aged man with expanding stomach and thinning hair, a broken marriage and a drink problem, passed over for promotion. Jack is a local boy who joined his fictional newspaper straight from his fictional school.
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He learned the ropes the hard way: But one day he realises there is a revolution going on: What does Jack think about this? Until you curled up inside with the shame of it. Angry mums up in arms. Petticoat pickets in down-tools drama. Jack is a dinosaur.
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