Tuesday, 28 April 2020


They say hope is the mother of fools.
Then I'm the biggest fool in the world.

An anchor—a symbol of hope; illustration by D.G.

Saturday, 4 April 2020


One day, there comes a time
when everyone has to cross some river:
for Joshua it was the Jordan,
for Julius Caesarthe Rubicon
and for me—the Thames.

Night view from Battersea Bridge; photograph by D.G.