Scurrying through London's streets and soaring in the Eye ride, I felt a sense of purpose, though I was merely a water bug on the surface of the lively, green River Thames, in comparison. We lunched at The Sherlock Holmes Pub in London, & I was reminded of Doyle's novel, A Study in Scarlet, where Watson met his boss after being shot during the 2nd Afghan war (Battle of Maiwand). Earlier, atop an open doubledecker bus, we'd watched Muslims demonstrating in Trafalgar Square-so much passion.
I was able to meet and dine with famed author Colin Wilson in Cornwall, who at 70, and having written over 150 works, is Cornwall's most enduring treasure. Cornwall is a place so wildly beautiful ...Read More