In the wider world

I have been re-watching “the Handmaid's Tale” which is a very sobering reminder of just how easily our governments (with corporate help)...

A Garden in Full Bloom

What's to say about a garden in full bloom? Yes, we had a hard spell of very dry cool weather but deep soil and good shelter gave our...

Covid Mysteries

Agatha Christie could not have created and a more convoluted or mysterious plot. Ian Fleming could not have imagined more exotic and...

April in the garden

This month my dear old little workhorse rotavator has been busy again, preparing beds for spring planting and knocking the emerging “City...

"Hubris" and the Soil

I'm talking about Suckerberg, Gates, Bezos, Pichal, Musk and most of the set at the World Economic Forum. The ancient Greeks regarded...