Category Archives: Nature

Sleeping logs

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Hornbeam, Carpinus betulus, also known as iron wood, or yoke elm because the wood is so hard it can’t be worked easily. It was mainly used for ox yokes, cogs and cartwheels. The grown-out coppice stools like this one in … Continue reading

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Waterlow Park

A blustery day after yesterday’s storms. I prefer it to the still, sapping heat.

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They’re back!

“Look! They’re back! Look!” wrote Ted Hughes in his poem “Swifts”. It was a 15 May. ¬†While “walking the dog” over the past years, I’ve been noting when the swifts return from Africa to the streets around where I ¬†live, … Continue reading

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Human / Nature

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Meditations on the relationships between humans and the rest of the natural world (read more here)

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