“Latter-day anti-psychiatrists”

My worry about a sweeping term like ‘latter-day anti-psychiatrists’ is that it risks including those who have suffered harmful consequences of medications taken as prescribed. [Please note: all the descriptions … Continue reading “Latter-day anti-psychiatrists”

I sing what I feel [wunderkammer]

Forgive me for taking so much time in making a film of your beautiful song. You shared your song with me in its infancy and infiniteness, and without a title. … Continue reading I sing what I feel [wunderkammer]

Bridge of Allan: trial of a new Fire Engine

Mossgrove, the house that has been our family home for more than two decades, was built by William Cousine in 1880: William Cousine [1836-1888] was the first Captain of Bridge … Continue reading Bridge of Allan: trial of a new Fire Engine

Where recorded history has gone astray: Rabbie Burns

Rabbie Burns made two [recorded] visits to Stirlingshire.  Of these visits,  the most definitive account was published in 1899: Betty Black’s Inn. ‘PH’ bottom left, off Brook Street First OS  … Continue reading Where recorded history has gone astray: Rabbie Burns