Impatient Waters

Twisting, swirling, spraying, curling. Our swollen stream speeding, through the rushes past the...

Rain after Drought

Was there ever a smell so wonderful as parched dry earth after rain? That dusty, musty, mildewed...

The Blue Silk Dress

Time cannot dim the luxuriance of his paint, nor similarly of Rosetti’s passion. With every...

Culloden

Born of bloody ground. They care not on which side they grow.  

Glencoe Massacre 1692

  Dark brooding peaks, forever weeping. From crags and burns tears tragically seeping. At...

Reason to be Cheerful

Much gloom, despondency, such tragedy on social media, the papers, reviews. This desperate...

From The Wide Blue Yonder

Staring, he shades his eyes. The sky, yawning, blue, empty. Eight minutes late, mission complete....

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