Gazania Glory

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A garden full of Gazanias.

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The Wash House

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The Wash House

This is a photograph of my nan outside an Aberdeen wash house in the 1930s.  I wish I knew more about this picture and have spent time researching the wash houses that flourished right up to the 1960s. Below is a short piece of writing inspired by the photograph.

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Three Red Birds

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Three Red Birds
Marilyn Sears Bourbon

Marilyn Sears Bourbon has kindly allowed me to show her paintings alongside my posts. Three Red Birds I hope to use it as a starting point for a new short story. So thank you Marilyn. I hope everyone enjoys her work as much as I do.  I would recommend a visit to her website where there are lots more marvellous paintings.