for rhubarb

In June 1871, Robert Scott of Boathouse won a prize for his Rhubarb. I recently made a raised bed to grow rhubarb but the rhubrab will be for eating and … Continue reading for rhubarb

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

‘A Bitter Pill’

The Editor of the Scotsman, 16 December 2020 The title chosen by the Scotsman: ‘A Bitter Pill’, returned my mind to a medical education event that I attended in Edinburgh … Continue reading ‘A Bitter Pill’

on a trolley

In withdrawal from SEROXAT this was my vantage of the corridors of St John’s Hospital: Music credit: ‘Humility’ by Gorillaz