Nostalgia

Student Halls Revisited

One of our favourite discoveries this year has been the Yorkshire Sculpture Park near Wakefield.  It’s created on the old Bretton Estate, which once provided a home to Bretton Hall, a college for arts and teaching students.   I studied theatre and dallied with music, and so Bretton Hall was fairly clearly on my radar… Continue reading Student Halls Revisited

Nostalgia · Prompts

Where I Am From

I’m from a lifetime of Marks and Spencers underwear, from last season’s clothes bought on sale and from the dizzy limit of wealth being enough spare cash to buy a jacket from Jaeger. I’m from a favourite cousin’s hand-me-down sailor dress, and from a family of women who each in turn convinced themselves that they… Continue reading Where I Am From