Among big men, he was a giant

Doddie Weir’s last Murrayfield appearance was on 13th November 2022. With family by his side he brought the rugby ball onto the pitch for the team. The Murrayfield roar that … Continue reading Among big men, he was a giant

BENZEDRINE

‘The Godwits Fly’ by Robin Hyde is one of my favourite books. It was written by Robin Hyde and published not long before her early death in August 1939. Robin … Continue reading BENZEDRINE

because what mattered were the stars

Earlier this year, on a granite paving slab in Mossgrove garden, I pasted an old newspaper page with an image of David Bowie alongside a black star. This temporary art … Continue reading because what mattered were the stars

outside

I feel so fortunate to be part of the gardening team of volunteers for Bannockburn House. It is lovely to work outside together with Margaret, Sue, Carol, Sam, Robert, Peter, … Continue reading outside