His blog â€” some entries are nostalgic, reflective, but always positive â€” now gets about 40,000 visits a day, more than 11 million hits in total. His email box is regularly packed with readersâ€™ messages, spilling out their woes and thanking him for lifting their spirits.
Neil was one of my editors at Golden Words years ago. He’s incredibly funny and well-deserving of the attention that the site has garnered. I hope the book sells really well, I’ll be picking up a copy when it makes it to this side of the pond, or next time I’m back in Canada. Congratulations Neil!