My Thoughts on ‘Mary Queen of Scots’ by Antonia Fraser

Normally when I’m close to finishing a book I have another one waiting in the wings, which I am eager to pick up as soon as I’ve read the final chapter. However I now find myself in a bizarre predicament, because I am currently staring mindlessly at my bookshelf, (which believe me is crammed full … Continue reading My Thoughts on ‘Mary Queen of Scots’ by Antonia Fraser

Brutal Battles and Mind-Blowing Majesty – My Trip to Stirling Castle

Again I’ve been a bit quiet recently… I’m sorry! My excuse this time is that I’ve just returned from an adventurous - (and rather long!) - road trip around beautiful Scotland. As you can imagine, Scotland is just crammed full of history which waits to be unearthed around every corner, so the my inner nerd … Continue reading Brutal Battles and Mind-Blowing Majesty – My Trip to Stirling Castle