Alastair Borthwick was a man of many things. He was a writer, he did some time broadcasting, he took some time to do nothing but hike, he fought in the war, and he did many other things during his life. The thing that Borthwick is most known for is his writing. He is most known for a book he almost never got published.
Alastair Borthwick went through a time in his life when he had lost his job, and so had a lot of others at the time in the Scotland area. During this time a lot of the people of Scotland set out on hikes through the hills of Scotland. By doing this they met a lot of interesting people like berry pickers, wanderers, and many others. Alastair Borthwick wrote a book about the times and it became very popular because so many people could relate to it.
Alastair Borthwick did many other things besides writing, but he always knew that writing was the way of life for him. At one point in his life he was sent off to fight in the war. He took his experience from this and also wrote about it. He knew that one day people would need to look back and learn about the war so what better way to learn about it than to read about it from the perspective of someone who lived through it.
Alastair Borthwick did a lot of things during his life before he moved off to an island with his wife. He wanted to live out the rest of his life in peace away from the busy streets. Alastair Borthwick saw many things during his life, and lived through a lot of hard times. He ended his life in a good way. Alastair Borthwick is proof that even though you may go through tough times they do not last.