Shadows & Reflections: Cally Callomon

28 December 2016 // Shadows & Reflections

…In which, as the year comes to its end, our friends and collaborators look back on the past twelve months and share their moments; This year, a recent project caused me to reconsider those pivotal pieces of music – after the hearing of which – all else sounded different. I usually write the buggers down, […]

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Shadows & Reflections: Malcolm Anderson

27 December 2016 // Shadows & Reflections

…In which, as the year comes to its end, our friends and collaborators look back on the past twelve months and share their moments; Twelve Months. Well, where do you start? As a year it’s all too easy to look back on 2016 and just see negativity, division and loss. Bowie and Rickman. Cohen. Harper […]

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Shadows & Reflections: Loraine Morley

26 December 2016 // Shadows & Reflections

…In which, as the year comes to its end, our friends and collaborators look back on the past twelve months and share their moments; My year begins in February. The old year holds on here, January indistinguishable from December. Not a ‘Sale’ or ‘Winter Get Away’ sign in sight. Simply fields and trees and sheep. […]

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Peace

25 December 2016 // Music

‘Inky blue’ by Lourdes Sanchez. Courtesy Sears Peyton Gallery Find below Peace Piece by Bill Evans, 1958. Timeless beauty for troubled times. Wishing all of our readers peace & happiness in the coming year. Jeff, Diva, Robin & Andrew

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The Long, Long Life of Trees: Holly

24 December 2016 // Books //Trees

A seasonal extract from The Long, Long Life of Trees by Fiona Stafford: The holly has been admired for its resilient qualities as long as there have been human beings with the capacity to record their views. The Ice Age survivor was celebrated by the Romans, who linked it to the old earth god Saturn, […]

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