I can identify

“Gordon!  What a lovely surprise – I didn’t expect to find you here!” I was standing at a reception in the garden at Lambeth Palace, the official London residence of the Archbishop of Canterbury, chatting with a few others who, like me, had been invited to a gathering of international faith representatives.  The posh voice … More I can identify

Comment Please

So, a year has gone by since I made a new year’s resolution to give up Facebook and start blogging instead.  I did both, but near the end went back to FB – too many people asking why I wasn’t available there. I’ve made 77 posts on my blog.  Discounting the very short ones, copies … More Comment Please

Low Sky

Holland is pretty low.  I’m talking sea level low.  The ground on which our apartment building is built is somewhere around 2 meters (6 feet) below sea level.  The airport, Schiphol, is also entirely below sea level, by about 3 meters – and before the land there was drained the location was once the site … More Low Sky