A Hand Held Out

Memories of Graeme Kinross-Smith (1936 – 2021) Writing and tennis. Politics and Paris.  Climate change and jazz. City and country. History and movies. Family and dogs. It stands to reason that a single person must surely have a limit to the themes they can be so deeply passionate about. But the depths of Graeme Kinross-Smith…

For Luke

I still remember standing next to my younger brother as our sister Abbie walked past us on her way down the aisle to get married. We both knew that we both had tears in our eyes. Luke turned to me, wiping beneath his glasses, and scolded ‘These frigging allergies…’ He made me laugh, as always….