Florence, It’s a Lovely Morning

Summer! A lovely morning to clean out the fridge. [photo suppressed] A fine morning to admire the garden furniture (just visible in the shade). A beautiful morning to go to the Cathedral, put on three layers of extra clothing and celebrate Florence Nightingale. For it is International Nurses Week and the Cathedral has been given a plaque to […]

Tales of My Landlady

A Novel by Jedediah Cleishbotham. Discovered in several instalments in May and June 2013. Set in Oxfordshire, Glasgow, Edinburgh, Inverness and Orkney. Chapter One It was near the end of the month of May, 20—, when a Scottish gentlewoman, who had just taken leave of absence from her duties in the south, made use of […]