the Defence of Scotland

On the 10th April 1955, having been ‘torched’ by flame-throwers, Dreghorn castle, was blown up. The Defence of Scotland: To play this short film please click here or on the … Continue reading the Defence of Scotland

the milk run

The milk run: To play this short film please click here or on the title above. Music credit: I Could Be Happy (F Sessions) – by Nouvelle Vague

Told with an evident truth as unflinching as it is tender

I recently read Father and Son by the writer and poet  Edmund Gosse. This ‘memoir’ was written in 1907 and subtitled ‘a study of two temperaments.’ I was reminded of … Continue reading Told with an evident truth as unflinching as it is tender