The other record shop

The other record shop: To play this film please click here. Overall credit: Mayflies – by Andrew O’ Hagan Clip credit: MAYFLIES [episode 2] – BBC Scotland Music credit: Queen … Continue reading The other record shop


This poem is for Mrs Beaton who was my S2 English teacher, Firrhill High School, Edinburgh: BEATON. As a young child I learned to write backwards and could sleep standing … Continue reading BEATON

Losing you

In 1987 I travelled from Aberdeen to Sunderland to see David Bowie perform in the Stadium of Light. This short film is for DOMINO our cat who died in 2022: … Continue reading Losing you

There often didn’t seem words for

Mossgrove garden, yesterday: