On failing to write in notebooks. Plus all the usual links and book recommendations.
A wonderful collection of poems.
There is an embarrassment of riches when it comes to whatever ‘nature writing’ is supposed to be these days. It might not all be to my personal taste, but such diversity has to be a good thing.
On the undefinitiveness (I made that word up) of factual writing. Plus some cool links and book recommendations.
Richard Mabey · Tim Dee · Mark Cocker · Amy Liptrot · Kathleen Jamie · Patti Smith · Alan Bennett · Melissa Harrison · Urban Birder · Patrick Wright · Clive James · and more…
A conversation with a friend about the books that have brought us comfort over the years.
A fantastic poetry collection.
Writing on the nature and environment of Scotland.
A walk on the Moor, and some encouragement from my favourite writer.
Julian Hoffman · CGP Grey · WG Sebald · Kathleen Jamie · Tim Dee · LRB · Alan Bennett · Caught by the River
A third collection of wonderful essays from my favourite writer.
Kathleen Jamie, and Shetland memories.