Tag Archives: Summer

Summer Holiday Nostalgia

As children we were fortunate to have a house at the seaside*. A shack, really, that to me was a palace beyond palaces. It was four rooms. Five, if you counted the bathroom that sat in the garden, a scary-when-you’re-9-years-old … Continue reading

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Summer Sun

The sun shone hotly and The City Beneath the Mountain had her Summer frock on for the first time, proper. As we came around the mountain, the bay shimmered, a dark blue, white foam-rimmed lake. It was completely still, the … Continue reading

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People-Watching: The Obz Edition

Sitting very happily alone at a table in the corner, I waited for my friend to meet me. The music was good, the beer was cold, and the people were well worth watching so the boxes were all ticked. I’m … Continue reading

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