Category: Outdoors


Poetry: ‘Tis the Season

By Alan Martin Surprised, yet again, by autumnal torpor,  and, intent on understanding, I settle to observing rain, and the consequent habits of snails, and the number of blackbirds that take to my lawn, with...


Recycle That Christmas Tree

So it’s all over. Christmas decorations are being tidied away until next year, cards recycled, unwanted gifts put on one side to go to charity, and the sad old naked Christmas tree shedding needles...