“May it be an evening star shines down upon you” – a starry night playlist

Last night, I shared this rather grainy, but to me very beautiful, image taken from our front room looking west over Edinburgh's Corstorphine Hill towards the setting sun.  On a clear day, we can see right across to the (usually) snowy peak of Ben Lomond, which we think is about 50miles away as the crow flies.…

Six Degrees of Listening While Reading: a playlist

It's been a little while since I produced a playlist to accompany one of my monthly Six Degrees posts. I forgot how much I enjoy putting these together. I hope you enjoy this month's selections too. So the first book in the chain is The Dry, for which I have chosen No Rest by new-to-me artist Dry the…

Six Degrees of Listening While Reading: my playlist for The French Lieutenant’s Woman chain

This post is a companion piece to a post I have published on my other blog, Leaping Life, participating in the Six Degrees of Separation book-link meme.  I love making connections between ideas – some obvious; others unexpected. Creating a playlist for my six degrees book choices allows me to prolong the linking fun!  …