An Ornithological Adventure

An Ornithological Adventure

An Ornithological Adventure A Plenty More Mango Adventure I’m not and never will be a ‘twitcher’, that is someone who waits patiently, sometimes in hostile weather and cramped viewing conditions to catch sight of a bird on the wing or record a mating call. But when...
The Other Side Of The Microphone

The Other Side Of The Microphone

“You’ve got to be in it to win it.” “Thought you knew everyone at the BBC.” “Why not try Saga or The Oldie?” A small sample of advice nuggets, usually unsolicited, from well-meaning friends who loyally believed that my book “Plenty Mango – postcards from the...
THE DROP

THE DROP

“Just leave the package with Lee’s Pharmacy,” this from Rose Willock, Montserrat’s most famous radio voice.  A woman blessed with a honey slaked voice and an enthusiasm for life that inspired a generation of Montserratians to withstand the ravages of a volcano which...