HANNAH – ten years gone

and her dignified death As I pressed the “Publish” button for this post, exactly ten years ago to the day, the hour and the minute, my mother Hannah died. Knowing the exact moment of a loved-one’s death well before it happens is a dubious privilege, which until very recently in human history was the soleContinue reading “HANNAH – ten years gone”

WANDERINGS AND WONDERING OF YOUTH

Regular readers of these pages will know that travel comprises a significant part of my life, even to the point that I once had homes concurrently in three different countries. But, when I look back now, of all the hundreds of journeys, vacations and adventures since my first flight – aged three – to ZurichContinue reading “WANDERINGS AND WONDERING OF YOUTH”