Late Summer – The Mellow Yellow Fifth Season

In the West, we think of the seasons as the quartet of Spring, Summer, Autumn and Winter. And in 2021 we’ve seen the gamut of what the British summertime has to offer, from extremes of heat to almost ‘Octoberesque’ bluster. Now as the late summer fruits ripen, let us look again at the 24 SolarContinue reading “Late Summer – The Mellow Yellow Fifth Season”

Why we must not forget about the restorative power of human touch in the COVID Age

It came from the East… What a difference a year makes – and this one’s not done with us yet. When 2020 was barely underway, way back when we thought we knew about “Project Fear”, a tiny morsel of news caught my eye. Reported by Dennis Normile and published in Science Mag, the blink-and-you’ll-miss-it articleContinue reading “Why we must not forget about the restorative power of human touch in the COVID Age”