Told with an evident truth as unflinching as it is tender

I recently read Father and Son by the writer and poet  Edmund Gosse. This ‘memoir’ was written in 1907 and subtitled ‘a study of two temperaments.’ I was reminded of … Continue reading Told with an evident truth as unflinching as it is tender

The idea behind this film is to question what may be considered as ‘medical literature’?

I made this short film nearly 5 years ago. It was filmed at Dunmore walled garden and the auld Stirling Bridge. I have since retired as a Doctor. This was … Continue reading The idea behind this film is to question what may be considered as ‘medical literature’?

Hunchback skeleton find

This is a newspaper report from 5 July 1968. I have not been able to find out if this murder was ever solved:

Advertising for Hunchbacks

As reported in the Edinburgh Evening News, 23rd December 1893. My interest in hunchbacks. More than 5 years ago, on a visit to Glasgow Necropolis with Hale Bopp the teddy … Continue reading Advertising for Hunchbacks