Posts by Andrew

Remaining Buoyant

One doesn’t recognize the really important moments in one’s life until it’s too late. – Agatha Christie It was 1970...

Chunky Hummus

The sun slipped below the horizon as it has for countless eons. I was sipping ouzo looking out across unending...

Oatcakes

“They are an excellent accompaniment to broth, cheese and herrings in any shape or form, and if there is anything...

Enjoying the Incredible History of Orkney

Long before coming to Orkney I had heard and dreamt of visiting Scara Brae but a trip here and I...

Four days on the Isle of Barra

With barely a dozen houses to the south of me and nothing between me and the Newfoundland shores of Canada,...

Summer Isles Festival

How would you like to live in a village called Achiltibuie? I just love the name, but much more importantly...

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