Interview with Ali Abbas, author of Like Clockwork

Ali Abbas, the author of Like Clockwork was kind enough to answer a few questions for us. We hope you enjoy his interview; we did.   How much research did you do for Like Clockwork, and how much came from experience? I worked for the Royal Navy for a while (in a civilian, non-sailing capacity)….

Floating Feet of Clay by Ali Abbas

“And all I ask is a tall ship and a star to steer her by,” From Sea Fever by John Masefield There is a romance to the age of the tall ships, a time of courage and skill, with the excitement of exploration and discovery. Peril, whether from privation, the sea itself, or pirates, was…