Author Archives: Ewan McEachran

Assembly Afterword

Many years ago, in Corby, where my Dad lived, a hopeful developer put up a sign announcing a utopian housing development called ‘Wonderworld’. As time went by, and nothing happened, save that the sign became gradually more tattered, some wag painted the words ‘wonder when?’ across it. And thus the sign stayed, a testament to […]

Sunday Post Assembly

The spectre of death haunted our recent Sunday Assembly. During the two-minutes silent contemplation he stalked along the rows of congregants, taking careful note of faces. As we met our neighbours to discuss our ‘bucket-list’ desires he sat pensively in the corner, sharpening his scythe. And when the band started playing the Beatles’ ‘In My […]