Just a link from me today, to a Basenotes article about a 'rose masterclass' by Andy Tauer. Please do read it, if you can spare the time.
The Top Secret Writing Project is progressing well. Many thanks to all of you who've provided help and support; you know who you are. I think it won't be long before I'll be able to resume normal blog services... and then it'll almost be time for me and Madame Persolaise to travel to far flung lands again. It's a hard life, eh?