Musings on a walk

The first thing I realised as I was walking this morning, is that like the politicians, I have prioritised economics over things like sustainability.  When I had kids I added them to my life so it was work + family.  Then I had a breakdown so my life equation was then work + family + … Read more


Let nature guide us

At the end of my last blog which was the findings of the survey, I raised a question: What practical changes are you making to birth this new world?’

I was on my dawn walk this morning, listening to the  birds and letting myself be washed in the sunlit green of the trees when … Read more


I may be turning feral

I may be turning feral.  I have short nails from gardening and have worn my hair in plaits for weeks.  The white strands are taking over and I can’t see without my glasses, but I’m guessing my eyebrows need plucking.  I eat when I am hungry and wear what I like.  I sometimes snooze on … Read more


How You Can Change The World

Over New Year I was in Dorset again with the people who first brought Greta Thunberg to my attention.  We listened to the Radio 4 interview with Greta and her father and then discussed our responses.  There was some despondency in the room; people feeling disheartened by the anger and negativity Thunberg has attracted, so … Read more


Autumn

I don’t have many words this week…just images of autumn and fragments of thoughts.

autumn

I learnt to knit during half term and have made three scarves and am loving the feeling of the needles moving and the wool weaving.

autumn

I am learning to ride.  I can transition from walk to trot to canter and back … Read more


The Land Holds Memories

The land holds memories.  Not just that I remember being there, but that it reminds me of me and the people I have shared it with.

Dorset

I’ve just come back from a place in Dorset where my kids and I have been meeting up with friends for the last 3 years or so.  There … Read more


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