It was lovely to read about this community effort in Polmaise Castle Gardens [Stirling Observer, 31 March 2021]. A few years ago I made this film about the sad fate … Continue reading Polmaise Castle Garden
From the Book of Scottish Anecdote: This is a short film about my visit to meet with Henry Home (Lord Kame) on the 1st January 2019. Henry Home was a … Continue reading Two shadows meet
Yesterday, a guy-dreich mist partially lifted, and I walked from the ruins of St Lolan’s church to ‘Christ’s Well’: An ancient pathway that the A84 Stirling-Doune road followed. The ruins … Continue reading last of a long line
Polmaise castle is a pile of stones: little more than rubble in a dense forest. About this time last year: We looked at the map. There was so much that … Continue reading Is it time itself that we mourn?