If you find yourself wondering whether you should put an apostrophe in a word that ends in s, but haven’t got a clue, this post is for you. Continue reading “Do I need an apostrophe if the word ends in s?”
I’m lucky. I’ve worked with many creative, imaginative people – and have had them as friends for most of my life. I’m thinking of Continue reading “Want to create a website and blog? Try these free resources.”
For many years, I had the luxury of spending the odd, balmy summer’s day in David Austin’s rose garden, working with leading garden photographers who visited to take pictures of roses. I plan to share a few of the techniques I learned in an occasional series. Continue reading “Tips for photographing roses 1: wait for a cloud”
One late summer afternoon in the rose garden, the stillness was broken by an old, many-petalled rose bloom finally shattering in the heat. Continue reading “Rose susurrus”
For 8+ years, I was Head of Marketing for David Austin Roses. Time well spent and much savoured, working with a lovely, warm, caring team of people, an archetypal British brand & some of the world’s most charismatic roses.
Looking back, I have very few regrets, except Continue reading “Regrets? I’ve had a few…”