In my second summer living in France a pair of opportunistic swallows moved into my woodshed one day when the door was left open. Within a matter of a month or so one nest became three and I was delightfully entertained by, I estimate, three clutches fledging, feeding and singing their hearts out in my courtyard. By the end of the summer I counted 36 birds, preening their feathers and holding Continue Reading
CAN REMOTE SUPPORT HELP YOU?
It is still uncertain when and how we will all be able to resume group meetings, workshops and gatherings. So, for now I am setting no dates for events in 2021. However the silver lining of the new world we are living in is that wherever we are in the world, we can connect with others anywhere at all. Working remotely has become second Continue Reading
On the eve of Solstice 2020 my menagerie, which until then comprised three horses and two terriers, grew to include a Siamese kitten. Through a small miracle I saw this little ball of cream and black fluff at the forest edge when driving past at dusk. Whether abandoned or lost she was starving and recognised in me the one who would feed her. For the first two weeks, all she did was eat, sleep Continue Reading