PLACES

This hiatus, this blip or furrow in humanity about which many people have felt inspired to write, has caused the opposite in me. I have written things, but none inspired by The Virus. I have felt wordless about it whilst I have watched sadly from the remote periphery as innumerable families experience tragedy on a daily basis. Throughout the pandemic, I have felt  increasingly blessed that my friends and family are leniently confronted with mere…

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LIGHT AND WATER

Driving a bus on one of Britain’s most scenic routes affords me a great opportunity to see how the landscape is changed by the weather. I am privileged to see the earth’s mood swinging from peace to fury, always in balance. The land looks different every day.  Some mornings there is a moody greyness and an opaque shroud of mist hangs over the distances. This invokes within me a sense of claustrophobic intimacy. Sound does…

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