A woman of audacity…

A woman of audacity…

  Anna Zinkeisen by Anna Katrina Zinkeisen, circa 1944 © National Portrait Gallery, London This portrait is on display in Room 5884. I’ve always admired Anna Katrina Zinkeisen’s self-portrait. Self-portraits are particularly fascinating – one often feels a bit of a...
New house and New Book!

New house and New Book!

Mr S and I have now moved to our new home. It’s the wettest summer ever, but that does make for the odd rainbow. We don’t have anything fancy like curtains yet, so dawn (and next door’s cockerel) wakes us and we watch the morning light rise behind...