“To plough and sow; to reap and mow … And be a farmer’s boy”

It seems odd to me that we celebrate harvest festival in October, when Keats’ ‘season of mists and mellow fruitfulness’ is already under way.  Surely, it could be argued, the right time to give thanks for the harvest is Continue reading “Harvest”

What Wouldn’t I Give … ?

That eternal question: Can I afford the greatest possession of all?

I’ve just won a month’s stay in a luxury apartment in the sun; all expenses paid, and with £1,000 of spending money thrown in.  “What’s the catch?” I hear you ask.  There’s no Continue reading “What Wouldn’t I Give … ?”