Month: November 2011

Scottish air in Chestertown

Air   by Angus Martin   The air is blowing round and round the world. It must be. I’ve breathed this air before and will breathe it again if I’ve that long to live, and can offer   my mouth to it. Tonight it is blowing hard; gates and loosened bits of buildings clatter and […]


Flush with the joy of discovery

Books in the bathroom are as essential as toilet paper.  But not to be used for the same purpose, except in cases of emergency.  And then only if the book is already full of what it will be full of if used for such purposes.   For one (back to reading books, not wiping with […]