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Fear not!

I have never been more aware of just how fragile and transitory are our lives on this earth than following Matthew’s terminal diagnosis in 2001, and more recently finding myself in hospital through the Accident and Emergency section. Though there can be no comparisons between the two conditions, both came, like a bolt from the … Continue reading

Hide and Seek

I grew up in what seemed like an enormous mansion in North London during the 1950s and 60s. In fact, our house, or my grandparents’ to be exact, was a very spacious Victorian villa in Tufnell Park Road, which runs along the line of an old Roman Road. Four floors with large basement, lots of … Continue reading