Walking the past in the present

Time is a culturally bound construct. We may, based on what culture we are born into, think we move chronologically, but in many cultures we carry the memory and ancestors with us in stories, songs and myths and a belief in the presence of spirits. The past walks with present and the present with theContinue reading “Walking the past in the present”

Mr Kidd’s Twelfth Night:Piece 9

Riverside High, the early 1980s – I’m dropping my books, and about to head into Mr Kidd’s class. Mr Kidd is notoriously scary for those who don’t have him as a teacher. He is seen as the hardest task master in the whole school.  He doesn’t give high marks easily.  He comes across as grumpy.Continue reading “Mr Kidd’s Twelfth Night:Piece 9”