Monthly Archives: February 2012

Phoenix takes flight…

Crashing onto a bookstand near you! Four parcels arrived this week, by three separate deliveries.  I – that live in an isolated house, on a lonely road; which dawdles through a remote Hebridean island  – get quite excited to see … Continue reading

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What your florist won’t tell you about Pampas Grass…

Is this Willies punt? Shortly after I met my wife (she wasn’t my wife when we met, of course, she was a complete stranger to me) we went on holiday to the Island of Harris in the Outer Hebrides. I … Continue reading

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Lovely bit of Oak, that.

I quite like wood. And I’ve been interested in ‘medieval’  Oak-Framed houses since I was ten. I’ve always wanted to live in one; and now, in the late summer of my life, I’m racing to build one before my body … Continue reading

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