How deeply are you sleeping – or are you still awake?

In my previous post I shared the fate of Rosneath castle in Argyll. It was blown up in 1961. However, the Bathwell was overlooked. Now roofless, it somehow survives . … Continue reading How deeply are you sleeping – or are you still awake?

I think I’ll give the Emperor back his clothes

As 2021 draws to a close I would like to share this film.  I made it in a break in the pandemic when lockdown restrictions were eased. I share this … Continue reading I think I’ll give the Emperor back his clothes

A dry fountain that once gushed and sparkled in the sunlight

The very last day of 1911 [as reported in the Stirling Observer]:

‘The shape of my library is round’

I recently read ‘Letters to Camondo’ by Edmund De Waal. In Exploring this Parisian museum it shares writing at it’s most beautiful: I was delighted to read that like Montaigne, … Continue reading ‘The shape of my library is round’