Review: The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

The Clockmaker’s Daughter is another winner for Kate Morton. I’m in awe of her storytelling ability: she expertly weaves together past and present, while holding the book’s secret right until the end. Her latest novel contains all of the elements we’ve come to expect from her: different timelines; a grand, old house; and, of course, … Continue reading Review: The Clockmaker’s Daughter by Kate Morton

Guest Post: Femsplain’s 16 for 2016

It is almost time for me to declare my sixteen goals for 2016, but I'm not 100% set on them yet! Giving me some ideas and a little more thinking time, the brilliant team at Femsplain have let me know what they would like to achieve next year.  * As December draws to a close, … Continue reading Guest Post: Femsplain’s 16 for 2016

Jack Vettriano: A Retrospective, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum

Last weekend, I tagged along with my parents to the Jack Vettriano retrospective at the Kelvingrove in Glasgow. It’s not something I would have thought to see myself, but I actually really enjoyed it. It was interesting to see how many paintings I recognised. Many will be familiar with The Singing Butler, one of the … Continue reading Jack Vettriano: A Retrospective, Kelvingrove Art Gallery and Museum