Friday, 1 February 2013


In solitude inspiration comes... Whispered in the wind bathed in the
scent of a flower .ease at the simple life. Laying on a rock ocean
gazing answers tae questions arrive on thundering cliff climbing
waves.... Love and light

Sent from my mobile device

my books for sale purchase here :

e-book download Devils ditch available here


COLIN NORRIS an innocent man in jail

alba gu brath

My main blog

my youtube channel

No comments:

Post a Comment

Thankyou for taking the time to make a comment

Search This Blog


Follow by Email

Subscribe Now: iheart

I heart FeedBurner


Buzz button

If you like my blog please vote here , many thanks




Travellers Times


Hi, if you have enjoyed your time here on my wee blog , and you would like to help me keep this blog going then click the donate and send 20p

Love and light

Please Donate

A wee film about us on STVs the HOUR SHOW click on STV logo to see the film

A wee film about us on STVs the HOUR SHOW click on STV logo to see the film
Andy the Daft Hermit lives 45 minutes outside Inverness with his wife Mel in an old bus parked in a layby. This current home of theirs is the longest they have ever stayed in one spot. “I’ve been travelling now 25 years,” said Andy Lowe. “Mel’s been travelling 15. One of the reasons we’ve come and stayed up here is because of Mel’s health. I wanted to bring her to the mountains for fresh air and clean water and just a slower pace of life.” Mel has had breast cancer twice, skin cancer once, and for three years believed she had bone cancer after being wrongly diagnosed. Andy’s belief in the restorative powers of the north made them pack up ‘The Black Bus’ that they live in and cross the border into Scotland. New Highland home for hermit couple Andy and Mel “I think we both believe in trying to get to a more simple way of life,” said Andy, “but it’s strange for us because we are sort of hermits, or we like to live separate, but it’s not being anti-social… it’s just the way we are that allows us to be creative.” Andy first began travelling when he left the army. Fed up with bureaucracy he packed a rucksack and left for France and has been travelling ever since. By investing any money the couple have earned into solar panels and wind generators they now live a self-sustaining existence, without electric bills, and collect rain water “straight from Heaven”. “It’s not easy,” said Mel. “There might be time when there might not be enough facilities around, but you always find a way, you know?” Rather than rejecting technology, Andy blogs about his travels online and collaborates with artists from around the world via his ‘Scratchy Heid Film Studio’, which he runs from a static trailer next to the couple’s bus. He explained his philosophy: “My belief is that if you can go through life and you drop dead and you’ve got a balance there that slightly outweighs the good than the bad, you’ve done alright. “Yesterday, with what Mel’s been through with the cancer and all that, I had a woman on one of my sites there that thanked me for the writing, for the positive things, and to me that’s worth everything. You can keep your millions, we’re not interested. That is what we do.” To check out Andy’s artwork and video projects check out his website. MORE FROM THE NORTH

Loch Ness film festival

Loch Ness film festival
On Facebook

My Three films to be shown at

My Three films to be shown at
Loch ness film festival

Click on picture

Click on picture
To view film

Click on picture

Click on picture
To view film

Click on picture

Click on picture
To view film

Northern Lights

Northern Lights
By submitting your story you could win £2500, and we have lots of smaller cash awards up for grabs so don't forget to follow us on Twitter and Facebook to be the first to learn about them. You can also put yourself in the running to be our Best Ambassador by talking about us and tagging us @wernlights on Twitter or @wearenorthernlights on Facebook.

Leckmelm Holiday Cottages On the shore of Loch Broom

Leckmelm Holiday Cottages On the shore of Loch Broom
Farm Produce

Highlands Best B5B's

For any general or specific query, don't hesitate to contact us. Our details:
Lucy Beattie or Danielle Douglas
Leckmelm Holiday Cottages
Leckmelm Estate
Loch Broom
By Ullapool
Wester Ross
Tel/Fax: 01854 612 471

Loaded Web

Business Directory for Inverness, Inverness-Shire

Creative Boom Scotland

Spreading love and peace


Keep Scotland Beautiful

Kewi rank

Scottish Sites And sounds


Quick Linker

Scottish Independence TV

Scottish Independence TV
This group has been set up to raise awareness of Scottish Independence in the run up to the 2014 referendum. We also welcome groups that support Palestine, Wales, Catalonia, The Basque and a United Ireland. We promote healthy debate on this group feel free to add your friends or anyone you think may be interested in the topics discussed here. We will also be setting up a youtube channel so anyone who can make decent videos message the admin. Twitter accounts and Blogspot pages will also be linked to this group so watch this space! Saor Alba!


View My Stats


Follow this blog with bloglovin

Follow Theblackbus


Related Posts with Thumbnails


Blog Top Sites

Personal Blogs - Blog Top Sites

Helping Ordinary People Create Extraordinary Lives!

Helping Ordinary People Create Extraordinary Lives!
click on pic..

Meet the Furkids at the Hovel

Meet the Furkids at the Hovel
Chloe,Wilkie,Dylan and Custard

Living in the future

Living in the future

The wee Mobile Hovel

Our wee tin can studios here in the Scottish highlands ,from inside my wee horse i get to produce films of the wonderfful Scottish highlands ,tell my tales for my blogs and help to get my wives poetry on line ,

I live a simple and green life which is a wonderful journey in itself

peace and light from us all here in the tin can

Hot spots for illegal poisioning

Hot spots for illegal poisioning
It must stop NOW

Frog Blog

Frog Blog


Sally Hope

Greenpeace UK