Hole Ousia is interested in Scotland today and Scotland past; Scotland’s countryside and Scotland’s architecture from noble families to the common ankle-high rickle-stane remains of most of us.

Have you climbed a MUNRO?

Have you climbed a MUNRO? Hugh MUNRO of Lindertis, 1856-1919, was a Scottish mountaineer best known for his list of mountains in Scotland over 3,000 feet (914.4 m), known as … Continue reading Have you climbed a MUNRO?

Somewhere on the other side of the afternoon’s horizon

Peter and Sian had a break in the Scottish Borders, September 2020. We stayed in Kelso, at Ednam House. This is a short film.

Together we are an endless conversation

Filmed at Haughhead, Scottish Borders. Late Autumn 2020. This film is for Sian. Music credit: ‘Light’ by Michael Kiwanuka Haughhead. South of Grahamslaw, but on the left and opposite bank … Continue reading Together we are an endless conversation

Odin’s Raven Magic

I have been listening to Odin’s Raven Magic by Sigur Rós. I used two tracks from this enchanting album, Stendur aeva and Dagrenning, in my film about the experience of … Continue reading Odin’s Raven Magic