Cold reading in June – Part 4 (Edinburgh)

EDINBURGH (FRIDAY 21ST OF JUNE) The spirits must have known I was coming to Edinburgh tonight as they sabotaged my Sat-Nav and got me hopelessly lost after the Forth Road Bridge. Added to this a brake cover rusted off its bracket making my front left wheel squeal and squeak with every revolution. This noise was […]

Cold Reading in June – Part 3 (Perth)

PERTH (FRIDAY 7th OF JUNE) My next night of mediumship on Saturday night in Stirling had been cancelled at short notice so I had to scramble for another within the next week. Luckily, there was small show at the Salutation Hotel in Perth which is only half an hour down the road from my hometown. […]

Cold Reading in June (Part 1)

 ‘The lady spent a lot of time alone before passing?’ asks the Irishman. ‘Yes’ squeaks the woman. ‘Can I reiterate that she wore pink, I know I’m right. And there’s a gentleman beside her who was in the spirit world prior to her passing. Do you understand me?’ he asks. The woman squeals a little […]

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Hurghada lies on the east coast of Egypt, across from the more popular resort of Sharm El Sheikh just where the Gulf of Suez is absorbed by the Red Sea. Saudi Arabia lies further east glowering over disapprovingly at its more liberal neighbour. The city’s promenade is a long thoroughfare of empty shops, battered restaurants […]

Where are all the Bees?

Where are all the Bees?     Monday Monday morning in Highland Perthshire is as quiet as quiet can possibly be. The locals are still rising, no cars are on the streets, even the birds are still yawning. The rays of the morning sun begin to bank over the hills of the surrounding valley and […]