About Me

I write blogs, articles, newsletters, and books on various subjects, notably risk and management. I also write about matters relating to faith. I am currently in the process of writing a work of fiction.

John Harvey Murray

What I do


I am fascinated by words and have studied different foreign languages. In my career I have been required to write a variety of texts, and continue to write about a range of subjects in blogs, articles, newsletters, and books.

My Writing Blog


A Fishy Tale

A Fishy Tale is the title of a short sketch I have written. inspired by recent events. You might like to compare it with my two previous forays into this genre. Carry on Prime Minister and Och Aye! First Minister. Any comments would be welcome. A FISHY TALE Prime...

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Old Money will be free from tomorrow

Old Money? What old money? Old Money is the second novel in my series Accounting for Murder. It is free on Kindle as an e-book from tomorrow, Saturday 8th May for five days, to Wednesday 12th. So too is Double Entry, the first in the series. I want to let you read...

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Och Aye, First Minister

Och Aye what? Och Aye First Minister is my contribution to tomorrows Scottish Elections, just so I'm being evenhanded, having written Carry On Prime Minister recently! Ken Dodd once said he kept trying to give up doing political jokes  "But they do such silly things!"...

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