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Polonies, pasties and pies

What am I working on? I’ll tell you. A new book which I had planned well before lockdown. A subject very close to home, and, to some extent, ideal for lockdown. Material pretty well on my doorstep, and people to help with research accessible by email, Facetime or zoom. Autumn 2019, I decided to write… Read More Polonies, pasties and pies

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Time for tea

‘Some people will tell you there is a great deal of poetry and fine sentiment in a chest of tea.’ ― Ralph Waldo Emerson One of the items on my ‘After Lockdown To Do List’, along with hairdresser, dentist and optician, was go to Bath and have lunch at Comins. As they had just re-opened,… Read More Time for tea

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Three hares a-leaping

I’m sorry to say that the three hares are only straw decorations on a thatched cottage in Bishops Cannings. I am enjoying my walks around local villages, venturing further each day from my home base – a break from lockdown and writing. The world may be opening up but I still enjoy these small distractions… Read More Three hares a-leaping