The Mitchell Library-2007
As you mentioned in your last post Mairiuna, Glasgow was chosen as the European City of Culture and I would like to emphasis a bit more on this “European” cover by telling you that since the extension was given to the building in the 70′-80′s, The Mitchell Library, one of Glasgow’s [...]
Glasgow Coat of Arms – 2007
This is the tree that never grew.
This is the bird that never flew.
This is the bell that never rang.
This is the fish that never swam.
(Traditional rhyme associated with the symbols of Glasgow’s coat of [...]
What a good idea, Janice, to have chosen this quotation from Sue Walker. It perfectly illustrates the idea of a “sense of place” which has always played so important a part in Scottish literature.
Sue Walker is a popular Scottish crime fiction writer. As she was born and has lived for some time in Edinburgh [...]