from the desk

May 13, 2017

It’s Saturday morning here in Amberley and over coffee looking out from my office to the Autumn garden I am thinking back over a few of the moments of the week. Some years ago I realised that the things that happen during a week only have power to make…

a break

August 10, 2010

I’m taking a break from study for a few days – and a break from…

smoking

August 8, 2010

Everyone in Italy smokes. Well, that may not be exactly true. I saw four nuns…