Moving on

I am looking forward to this Edinburgh International Book Festival event with Joan Bakewell and Richard Holloway. It is being held on Sunday 15 August, 2021, between 10 and 11am. … Continue reading Moving on

‘and danced farther and farther from home’

I do not do book reviews, instead I like to share fragments. Shuggie Bain is a harrowing read and reveals most starkly how we become part of the world around us. … Continue reading ‘and danced farther and farther from home’

‘On page 340 there is a smudged fingerprint’

I read with interest the Scotland on Sunday review of Ali Smith’s Summer. It will be my next read, along with Richard Holloway’s new book.