Skipton today

In Skipton the high street is closed to traffic for the day, instead it is thronged with people enjoying themselves. A classic car event has taken over the high street. The weather today is glorious and so are the classic…

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Latte time

I am sitting having a latte in Costa. I have updated my short story called Dereliction of Duty by adding a new section under the heading of Foot Note. Here in Skipton the wind blows gently causing the bunting to…

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Dreaming at Lodore Falls

The purest blue sharply defines the mountains, cascading down to Derwentwater. Luxuriating in gentle sunlight. I am cooled by pure air from the lake. I see stark rock faces breaking the burgeoning green of May. Ancient tracks slither, guiding shepherds, fell…

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Trowel or Saw

With the sun cracking the flags I have taken to gardening, nothing to strenuous mind you. But if the frost stays away I should have a good display of flowers. At times the sun gets to hot to relax in…

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