Who would have thought video-calls would become such an important way of keeping in touch?
My 32-year streak climbing the same hill in North Wales on Christmas Eve has come to an end. 😕
Under self-imposed semi-house-arrest. Phase two of the Squirrel Wars. Binge reading. A brace of anniversaries.
In which I find an excuse to treat myself to a new rucksack.
Melissa Harrison · Tim Dee · Horatio Clare · John Mitchinson · Ronald Blythe · Mary Beard · Benjamin Myers · Zack Arias · Eric Newby · greenland sharks · Maunsell forts · England rugby · Charles Darwin (obviously)
A wonderful day’s wildlife.
A walk in the woods, and a glorious sunset.
A generous gift.
A de-stressing circuit.
A sinister portent.