The Hero

Blowing my own trumpet? Sadly this video is no longer available. [2011-11-17]

The Botanical Gardens in May

Sunday 23rd May a period of warm weather had hurried the Spring along. I took my camera to the Botanical Gardens. You can see these and more pictures from this day on my photo blog here.

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The Habit of Art

Review of NTLive’s broadcast of London’s National Theatre production of The The Habit of Art by Alan Bennett with Richard Griffiths and Alex Jennings.

Swimming hands

Swimming alone

I thought today about swimming alone in an empty pool. That time in Finland when I found myself / alone at the baths in Kouvola and was able to swim back and forth completely without anyone else to take account of.

Elin and Aeyland

Elin and Aeyland: A writing diary entry about writing Elin’s Story and starting a series of blogs recounting a story from the imaginary islands of Aeyland.

The least successful slogan

Aeyland Tourism’s least successful slogan, and other Aeyland ephemera. Two variations on the infamous slogan and the Aeyland Coat of Arms showing the Danish cross, Scottish lion and two unhappy silver herrings.