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[matters still under consideration]

recollections, recall. [a poem relating to the Committee on the Scottish Government Handling of Harassment Complaints]

‘Ahead of the curve’

This beautiful garden featured in the Scotland on Sunday, 28 February 2021: Helen Carmichael, custodian and hands-on-gardener: “Like all gardens, it is an ongoing project, and it’s a real privilege … Continue reading ‘Ahead of the curve’

A. C. Milan shirts

When I first came across this art work by Roderick Buchanan my thoughts returned to my son Andrew. The TATE provide this biography: Roderick Buchanan (born 1965) is a Scottish … Continue reading A. C. Milan shirts

Tak tent o’ time

In Under Milkwood we are reminded in hairt-beat-words/sounds that ‘TIME PASSES. LISTEN. TIME PASSES’. Keir Home Farm:

Heaven at last

In 1897, a Newport solicitor,  Robert Walker came across  a tombstone in Kilmany churchyard to an ancient Fife family. On a well-preserved copper plate he found the most beautiful words … Continue reading Heaven at last