Last Monday

The following poem is addressed to Robert Hepburn who died in Temple, 1798.  It is based on a  stone gateway that has out-survived the house that it long since introduced. … Continue reading Last Monday

STOBS

Last week I visited the ruined Church of Temple, Midlothian. On the south gable wall a tombstone was long ago inserted: This tombstone remembers Charles Hitchener who died in April … Continue reading STOBS

It began in the minds of others

This is a film based on a visit to Arniston House on Saturday 9th September 2017. This film suggests that Arniston’s beauty goes beyond any measurement that might be agreed … Continue reading It began in the minds of others