Wild Camping

This is a really good article from Walk Highlands … Wild Camp 101 – choosing a site, getting comfy, staying clean

Introvert Wisdom on Being Yourself

This is a good article but, for me, it doesn’t stress one point that I find invaluable both for myself and for working with people … be yourself! Most people have an inner critic and...

Cat Scramble podcast

Cat Scramble – a solitary walk on Exmoor. Some of you will have heard this before but I think … think … I might just be getting the hang of podcasting via my website! Don’t...

Wind

Wind striding up the garden path Stalking the daffodils and making them shiver Tossing flowerpots out of the tub Shaking the poplar branches and strewing crimson flowers on the path

Life … spring 2016

Life comes stealing softly on the breeze It comes on a moonbeam peeking through the window It comes on the scent of new earth and a fox’s passing It comes in the song of a...

The Lady of the Stars

Spring Song from Kathryn Byrd I am the lamb That makes all your spring days fun And I am the heat that turns your face to the sun I AM THE light that through the...

Book review

Trees of the Goddess Danni Niles’ review … I enjoy her style :-). As Nimue Brown says, she does great reviews. As a writer I find what she says very useful and helpful, and its...

Trees for Life: Rewilding Grove

I’ve just written a wee story for Trees for Life … this is part of it … More dreams come to you. This time they begin with a long deep howl. Straightway it’s answered, and...

Imbolc, Calleach and Groundhogs

A lovely way of working for Imbolc that connects our old British stories with American ways by Nancy Lankeston who I’m looking forward to working with in May 🙂 The idea of waiting and watching...

Pieces of 8: by Kathryn Byrd

A beautiful poem by Kathryn Byrd … and all the pictures are by Kathryn too 🙂 Fester Frog had left his swamp That was dying and so ill He walked to the Bakers House On...

Fairy Stories are Very Ancient

Like I’ve been banging on about all my life :-), now science has found a way to prove it … and thanks to Suzi Crockford for pointing this article out. Fairy tales like Beauty and...

Irish-American Witchcraft: My American Imbolc

Good blog from fellow author Morgan Daimler. It’s really nice to know the traditions are continuing anf growing around the world. Imbolc  is a pretty big holiday for my family and one of the most...

Cairns in Britain

From what I know cairns have been built by peoples all over the world for probably hundreds of thousands of years, perhaps as long as humans have been on Planet Earth, after all their not...