He wanders along the footpath by the river, enjoying the sunshine and the views. Being on his own in the countryside has always been one of his purest pleasures since childhood. The fells, the river and the woods with only nature as his companion were always sheer delight. The wind murmuring through the trees, the … Continue reading What lies Beyond?
Peter Shadwick pulled over, stopped the car and just sat, gazing at the view up the valley. It seemed so perfect, so far away in his memory, yet so vivid in reality. He had been borne in 1940, in Cumbria, soon after the start of WW2. He could just remember their little cottage and the … Continue reading Father
“Hurry up!” said Mavis “The sun’s shining and if we’re going to get a good spot down by the river, we’re going to have to get a move on.” “Alright, alright, I’m coming.” Replied Jim, cursing under his breath. Where had she put those bloody awful shorts she made him wear when it was warm? … Continue reading The Accident