Daily Archives: July 2, 2014

Windblown stone

When I was a child I was taken to a magical landscape… one of many my parents and grandparents shared with me; gifts I loved then, but have only fully learned to appreciate now, when I realise how lucky I … Continue reading

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My guest is asleep in the spare room and I sit here finishing my glass of wine. It is twenty-odd years since I last tasted Listel… a gris de gris that holds a lot of memories… and a wine shared … Continue reading

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Weird weekend – the lost stone

Squirrels play in the trees, great piles of stones lie in the shadows like strange beasts; streams, clear and iron-red, join and run together as we follow in the footsteps of memory in search of a lost standing stone. “Of … Continue reading

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