A dry fountain that once gushed and sparkled in the sunlight

The very last day of 1911 [as reported in the Stirling Observer]:

Two postcards from

When Rachel was a child I made this this short film: Postcard 1: Rachel is now independent of her parents: Postcard 2:

A poet as well as a gardener

I have been wishing to write this post for a while now. It is about the life of John Halliday who was described as “a poet as well as a … Continue reading A poet as well as a gardener

How you belong to a place and each other

The week before last I took my 1959 Defender to Strathearn Garage for some much needed attention. This garage is in Aberuthven about 10 miles south of Perth.  I stopped … Continue reading How you belong to a place and each other