a year ago

A year ago I had a short stay in Aberdeenshire. It felt like returning home. May 2021: I had a short break in Aberdeenshire staying in the Aberdeen Arms, Tarland … Continue reading a year ago

The ATMOSPHERE

Lochrie farm, Glenkindie, Strathdon. The Atmosphere. Jist aifter lunch, on the first day of a new year, ootside yer front door you suddenly drapped deid. John Glennie, as the shepherd … Continue reading The ATMOSPHERE

c o n t e x t o

In late May 2021, the Aberdeen Arms, Tarland, was my home for several days. I was the only guest! Around Tarland I visited a number of forgotten places and wrote … Continue reading c o n t e x t o

ARCADIA

Sandy Robb was a House Painter and he and his wife Helen lived in South Miton cottage not far from Logie Coldstone in Aberdeenshire. Sandy died in April 1956, aged … Continue reading ARCADIA