The Mountain

Koryfis is a rather beautiful little mountain in Greece,  it’s not the grandest or the tallest, in fact at two thousand or so feet it may not even deserve to be called a real mountain, but nevertheless it is a jewel which rises high over the deep blue waters of the Gulf of Corinth. The journey … More The Mountain

Carnival Time

Carnival in Notting Hill is steeped in a history that goes deep into my memory, I first went  in my early twenties, fresh from the sticks, a country bumpkin new to the Big City.  And back then I remember that first carnival as full of sunshine, of music and my own sense of wonder at … More Carnival Time