Oscar Sometimes we just saunter through life; days are filled with happiness and laughter and routines keep us wrapped up in a sense of normality and contentment. Then a massive curveball is thrown your way. For me, that was losing my best friend Oscar, my rather old bearded collie cross. He had been my constant […]
Sunday, December 17, 2017 | Filed under: Jane Sweeney: Blogging about Glasgow and its hidden gems., Writing for the Festive Season
Frankenstein in Glasgow – Ure and Jeffray Did you hear the one about the early 19th century blogger, an anatomist, a hanged man and a well-known author? I hadn’t until I was reading through some old writings about Glasgow. I had abandoned reading all my Christmas present cook books, my husband being too much of […]
Monday, February 13, 2017 | Filed under: Jane Sweeney: Blogging about Glasgow and its hidden gems., Pat's Home Page Blog
‘The Tale of the Anderston Grave Robber’ Most of the nonsense facts I have acquired throughout my life have been learned through books, things I have read that interest me stick. Being from a family of readers most of the debates in our house came from ideas generated by reading both the fiction and fact […]
Sunday, January 29, 2017 | Filed under: Jane Sweeney: Blogging about Glasgow and its hidden gems.
King of the Courts – The Glasgow Cabbie – raising money with the help of Andy Murray People Make Glasgow – Glasgow Cabbie’s welcome on the Tour Bus Glasgow is a city of surprises, if you look beyond the beautiful buildings to the empty spaces you find all sorts of delights, including poems! It […]
Monday, January 9, 2017 | Filed under: Books, Talks, Poetry Events, Glasgow West End Local characters, Jane Sweeney: Blogging about Glasgow and its hidden gems., People: Local Glasgow West End Characters