Month: February 2018

February 19, 2018 Dick Morris No comments exist

Read it here! (Many thanks to the reviewer – who I do not know.)   “A personal guide to some of the more interesting parts of Wales, with recommendations and suggestions. Including over one hundred and forty selected colour photos. (South East Wales and Cardiff volume.) Contents of this volume: South of Pontypool; The Brecon…

February 11, 2018 Dick Morris No comments exist

I always find houses that architects build for themselves very interesting. They incorporate, invariably, the architect’s own  best ideas without these being constrained by the wishes of the client. One such house, is the one the great Finnish architect Alvar Aalto built for himself and his family in Helsinki in the 1930s. Aalto, who was certainly…

February 4, 2018 Dick Morris No comments exist

I’ve read quite a bit about this recent scandal, and my view is simply this: men need to stop themselves being pushed around. In this instance, we have people like Theresa May and Jess Phillips MP telling grown male strangers what to do – or not to do –  with other consenting adults in private. If…

February 4, 2018 Dick Morris No comments exist

I’ve just been watching one of the many on-line clips of this famous scene from a very famous western (Shane – 1953). My comment was: “I always liked Ladd. But I could never take a gunfighter who blinks when he fires his shots seriously.” Shane – the final gunfight