Pictures and observations from my recent trip to Scotland and Norway.
The cultural environment in Norway helps us see the various intersections between past, present, and future.
Each month I have a goal of reading five books. Here’s my list from May 2022.
Mackay Brown passed everything “through the eye of the needle of Orkney.” Evocative images and wonderful stories filled our visit.
A trip to the Edvard Grieg home Troldhaugen, outside Bergen, brought out tunes by a favorite composer.
Cities are living organisms where we should add vibrant new chapters to history without eradicating it.
Thoughts on one of the Washington area’s true treasures, with classic carousel music as an added treat.
A lovely book on turn-of-the-century Glasgow was a perfect read to prepare for an upcoming Scottish trip.
Here’s some of what I discovered on my morning strolls while on a family visit to Alameda.
In preparation for a tour this spring, I catch up on a Shetland Island murder mystery series.