Monthly Archives: May 2013

To Hewshott Lane, Liphook, Hampshire .

Nearly forty five years ago I rode my trusty Malvern Star bike, (Mavis) , up a lovely avenue of trees. It was to have one of the few interviews I ever had. I am sure it changed or well charted … Continue reading

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More about being at Sue and Alex’s. Portobello ,Edinburgh .

It is great to meet Sue’s family from Loch Lomond. The children go out bike riding , scooter ing and rollerblading on the promenade. I have a scooter go, I am bursting to have another time of rollerblading . Better … Continue reading

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First Day in my new Gabriel Studio

Even though my weblogs are still about Scotland and beyond, I am now home. And today is my first day in the studio our Gabriel has built for me. I am hearing for the first time the rain on the … Continue reading

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At Sue and Alex’s, Portabello

Oscar is in the bathroom first, good morning Oscar. Last night Ellie, Jack and I played with marbles, this morning it is cooking Christmas cake and pancakes time , and for Jack, putting more on his robot and flame throwing … Continue reading

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Traveling North, to Edinburgh.

Down the escalators to the Bakerloo line. Oh Hurray, that smell of the Bakerloo Line again, it smells like Korn’s Litho crayons. (Information for the railway enthusiast.) The rush of air, here comes the train. There is a delay in … Continue reading

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Oxford, Abingdon.

Sarah and I set off to Oxford. I resist going to the bakery across the road. We jog along down picturesque roads and streets, sitting like old ladies with a lot to say. Maybe am/are old ladies. We arrive at … Continue reading

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Back to Old Blighty

These are the roof tops I can see, looking out of the window at Sarah and Michael’s home, Abingdon , near Oxford. Sarah and I have been friends since I was eleven . It has been so good to see … Continue reading

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