Your Inner Hedgehog

Alexander McCall Smith’s latest book Your Inner Hedgehog, which I am really looking forward to reading, was reviewed in Scotland on Sunday, 21 March 2021. “No one pricks pomposity and … Continue reading Your Inner Hedgehog

‘and danced farther and farther from home’

I do not do book reviews, instead I like to share fragments. Shuggie Bain is a harrowing read and reveals most starkly how we become part of the world around us. … Continue reading ‘and danced farther and farther from home’

A firebrand returns

I have been listening to CARNAGE the latest album by Nick Cave made with the violinist Warren Ellis. It is both moving and harrowing and presents a world of loss … Continue reading A firebrand returns

Odin’s Raven Magic

I have been listening to Odin’s Raven Magic by Sigur Rós. I used two tracks from this enchanting album, Stendur aeva and Dagrenning, in my film about the experience of … Continue reading Odin’s Raven Magic