The Sisters’ Garden

This photograph makes me smile. The Matron looks fierce but the Sisters’ as bonny as the flowers that they are tending! The exact location of the Sisters’ Garden has been … Continue reading The Sisters’ Garden

Teddy bears: from their window

‘A lover of the wayside flower’

A few weeks before the ‘lockdown’ I visited the cemetery in Tillicoultry.  At this date none of us were sure that a pandemic was unfolding: unknowing of our immediate future … Continue reading ‘A lover of the wayside flower’

Kindness

A selection of neighbourhood and newspaper images from yesterday and the day before:

‘Nature’s Fashionable Lounge’

Today, I was [again] humbled by [another] happenstance reminder of how little I really know about the world that surrounds me! This reminder happened in the natural course of the … Continue reading ‘Nature’s Fashionable Lounge’

The passing bell

Chapter Eight: The Passing Bell – Jessie Lennox A chapter from ‘This is Not yesterday’ by Dr Peter J. Gordon Written 29th March 2012 When I was just a scrap-of-a-boy my … Continue reading The passing bell