The God of darkness?

During our recent holiday in Cumbria, and after a long climb up a very steep hill, I came to the Roman Museum of Maryport. Maryport, like much of Cumbria, is blanketed by a series of Roman defensive forts, many of them dating from the time of the Emperor Hadrian. Within the Museum were a whole […]

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When I was a child…

Kid praying: 'If it's okay with you, don't record this one.'

“A silly wee laddie” – that’s how someone described me recently. To give them the benefit of the doubt (and be charitable, which I didn’t feel at the time!), it was probably out of a sense at frustration that I did not accede to their requests. However, the comment set me thinking. Surely by the […]

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