Quiet Rebellion

I have a special fondness for winter flowering cherries. You’ve got to admire their quiet determination to do their own thing, no matter how incongruous it may seem to see their delicate flowers… Continue reading


I had a bit of an aarghh-moment when writing the previous post (although luckily not the sort Monty Python fans would have seen in the film The Holy Grail). No, my aarghh-moment happened… Continue reading

Overcoming Technical Faults

Given how long it has been since I last posted on this blog, it’s no surprise that a particularly dedicated reader (my mum) started raising some concerns a few months ago. She was… Continue reading