Going, going……..

......almost gone!! It's incredible to think that we are already nearing the end of Edinburgh's International Festival  and its famous Fringe Festival - just over one more week to go. On 7 August, Mr Tracks and I joined around 10,000 other festival-goers in Edinburgh's aptly named Festival Square to witness a unique opening to this…

No Mere Bagatelles

When we have breakfast, we tend to have the BBC's Classical Music Radio Station (Radio 3) playing in the background.  Usually this provides a beautiful low-key score to our morning routine.  But every now and again they play something which demands nothing but one's utmost attention and dedication. This happened a couple of days ago…