ASTROV: scholarship might have to reassess all sorts of certainties

This film is an ‘attack’ on biomedical determinism. To play this film please click here. This film voices others, including: Roy Porter Sylvia Plath Matt Haig Ian Hamilton Finlay Anthony … Continue reading ASTROV: scholarship might have to reassess all sorts of certainties

An End of Waiting

On Monday, Sian joined me on a walk in Strathearn along the River Earn to the long abandoned farm of Orchard. The poem [above] is the closing stanza of  ‘An … Continue reading An End of Waiting

“A place with no quotation marks”

In childhood I was considered by my teachers as a “backward reader” and a child without promise. In adulthood I became a voracious reader interested in just about any narrative. … Continue reading “A place with no quotation marks”

The idea behind this film is to question what may be considered as ‘medical literature’?

I made this short film nearly 5 years ago. It was filmed at Dunmore walled garden and the auld Stirling Bridge. I have since retired as a Doctor. This was … Continue reading The idea behind this film is to question what may be considered as ‘medical literature’?