“Balyarrow forever”

The weekend before last we were in Fife exploring it’s northern Kingdom. As we were coming up the hill towards Creich castle I noticed two dilapidated, square built, iron roofed … Continue reading “Balyarrow forever”

“We met yesterday” said the room

I cannot recall when I created the above mixed-media of a room. It is probably close to 30 years ago! The sketch below was drawn by me at Bovaglia, Glen … Continue reading “We met yesterday” said the room

Hame

So you think you know what it is to be Scottish? Well, read ‘Hame’ by Annalena MacAfee. It is a lovely book. This is my “Review”:

Ruins: by a ‘modern ruin’

Mavisbank: Hatton House: Gladney House: Temple of Decision: Gartincaber: Rossie Castle: Auchtavan, Glen Fearder: Barnbarroch House: Meigle steading: Jerah: Straid, Comrie: Bishopfauld, Comrie: Edmonstone Estate, Edinburgh: Amisfield Estate: Kennetpans: The … Continue reading Ruins: by a ‘modern ruin’

The Pailis

This is a film about Bothwellhaugh. Please note: I am little more than a distant editor of a time no longer present. This film has more acknowledgements that I can … Continue reading The Pailis

Follow a line. Follow an idea. Follow a story. Follow a rhythm

The A68 trunk road still connects Scotland to England and England to Scotland. On Dun Law hill a solitary abandoned Inn has always caught my eye. Today the only neighbour … Continue reading Follow a line. Follow an idea. Follow a story. Follow a rhythm

Music in the depths of Glenfiddich Deer Forest

This is a film about Glenfiiddich Shooting Lodge. Music in the depths of Glenfiddich Deer Forest from omphalos Music credits: (1) Thèid Mi Do Loch Àlainn – by Julie Fowlis … Continue reading Music in the depths of Glenfiddich Deer Forest