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

people would smile

This film begins at Edzell castle, the year was the year 2000. The second half of the film is indoors, in our [then] family home, Duthie Terrace, Aberdeen This film … Continue reading people would smile

“Trump is finally booted off Twitter for good”

This was one of the headlines in last Sunday’s newspapers: The article began by saying: Twitter [the business] was quoted: A sub-headline failed to recognise the good that social media … Continue reading “Trump is finally booted off Twitter for good”

An interview with George Saunders

This morning I listened to an interview with George Saunders on Radio 4. I was fascinated by what he had to say. So much so that I have transcribed the … Continue reading An interview with George Saunders