Hunimundias

This was ‘Picture of the Day’ in yesterday’s Scotsman. It is of Hundy Mundy in the Scottish Borders. A story has survived that a Princess called ‘Hunimundias’ lived in the … Continue reading Hunimundias

More of a journey than a gateway

I have been scraping our rusty and paint-flaked garden gate. This gate dates back to 1880, the same date as our house. I wonder how many folk have opened and … Continue reading More of a journey than a gateway

divisive folly

I am the most scientific poet that poetry has ever known. AYE RIGHT! I am the most artistic scientist that science has ever known. AYE RIGHT!

The only epitaph

Dryden House was demolished long ago, however the driveway through Bilston Glen still survives as does a strange folly called Dryden Tower. Music credit: ‘Anymore’ by Goldfrapp