Grandiose gardening: the flower beds at Lanhydrock Having so far remained  free of the horrendous effects of Covid-19, I will however admit to suffering what might be considered a supplementary impact. Not the sweaty feverish three days with a headache and sore dry throat and the accompanying anxieties; they  lingered a bit too long for comfort but thankfully eventually moved on. Immune system 1, virus 0. A narrow victory. Of more concern is the growing tendency to fantasise that has invaded my mind. Not dreams, but fantasies.  Dreams tend to calm and merely seek wish fulfilment; fantasies are disruptive, unnerving,… Continue reading