Month: November 2017

Report on Love of Country

A small but cosy crew enjoyed a discussion around Madeleine Bunting’s offering at the Waterloo Bar last week. The book on the table was Love of Country: A Hebridean Journey. Thanks in advance for advance reviews from Brian and Declan. The general view was in line with your fine observations. Much appreciated were the parallels […]

Random Report on Sourdough

It’s almost a year to the day since I happened to stumble upon Annabel Scheme and spent the day engaged and enthralled. I was already a huge fan of Mr Penumbra’s 24 Hour Bookstore/Ajax Penumbra 1969 and – if it’s any mark of appreciation for this superb author’s capabilities – I accidentally read Sourdough straight […]