November 2011

Letting the Days Go By

How did we get here? Where are we going? And what are we going to do when we arrive? Not an excerpt from a Talking Heads song, these are in fact the questions that this week’s pick of the Scottish blogs has been wrestling with.  And they are undoubtedly good questions, so join me as […]

Remembrance Sunday – what does it mean to us?

On Friday I found myself turning on the radio in order to listen to silence. It was the best thing I could do, sitting at home where I work – in silence, to join the rest of the country’s act of remembrance. It was strange, because quiet contemplation is essentially a solitary act, but somehow […]