Silent as light

The Antiquary: “is preoccupied on every level by the relation between past and present.” Mary Midgley: “These doctrines are often bizarrely over-confident and over-simple” George Orwell in Why I Write: … Continue reading Silent as light

She said nothing and she shone

I went to Invermay looking for the ‘Humble Bumble’. I did not find it. However I did find something else. This film is for Sian by ‘The Antiquary’

200 years of news

The 200th anniversary of the Scotsman newspaper took place on the 25th January 2017. What follows are a few of the adverts from the very first edition of the Scotsman: … Continue reading 200 years of news