Book review: “Outcast” by Rosemary Sutcliff

I suppose I was destined to become a huge Rosemary Sutcliff fan. Not only are most of her novels set in Roman Britain (YESSSSSSS), but she also created one of my earliest and biggest fictional crushes. (After nine years and three readings, I’m still not over him.) She’s one of those authors I've come to … Continue reading Book review: “Outcast” by Rosemary Sutcliff

(yet another) wee photo album

For our family to all go away on holiday together has become an increasingly rare thing as I grow older and we enter different phases of life. Last month, however, I took a week's leave and we trekked to Swellendam. It's all of three hours away, but we've never really explored the town or the … Continue reading (yet another) wee photo album