as if it were the only thing

Yesterday, with Sian and a Baird cousin from Rhode Island, we visited Drumdruills. Florence, who has been ‘Custodian’ of this farm and orchard for over 40 years now, was so … Continue reading as if it were the only thing

All in my head

This is my latest short film. It is just over a minute long. Make of it what you want! It is by living that we learn [vivendo discimus] Music credit: … Continue reading All in my head

somewhere only we know

In 1950 my grandfather, bought new, a DEFENDER.

Alexander Marr

Alexander Marr  (1833-1916) was a Head Gardener for Bannockburn House. In 1867, his wife Margaret gave birth to their first child: Peter Alexander Marr was born in Ashmillburn Cottage, a … Continue reading Alexander Marr