It was just before the winter solstice. The day had flung its […]
How nature has colonised my notebooks as I’ve learnt more about the landscape and wildlife of the Cairngorms. A journey into observation.
It was one of those lost days between Christmas and New Year […]
The ospreys have gone. I went away for a week and when I got back, the strath had slipped into autumn and the eyrie above Loch Insh was empty.
My head is still in the Himalayas. Two weeks ago, I shared […]
One of my great hopes for this year as Writer in Residence […]
Of all the bird books and field guides lying around my house, […]