It has been a very peculiar week. Last night my sister said to me “I think somebody must have gone back in time and stepped on a butterfly or something, everything’s just off.” And to me that is exactly how things feel, as though I’ve stepped into the wrong universe without realising it, as though, could … More Semi-Sweet Porridge With Kefir
Long Live the Weeds! What would the world be, once bereft Of wet and of wildness? Let them be left, O let them be left, wildness and wet; Long live the weeds and the wilderness yet. (Gerard Manley Hopkins, from “Inversnaid”.) I first really discovered the joy of weeding when I went to Sweden as … More Long Live the Weeds!
Can you have a garden if you don’t have sun? If you don’t have warmth? If you don’t have earth? Over the past while I’ve been wanting desperately to make things grow, something which is an instinctive desire in me and helps keep me sane during stressful times. It’s difficult because of where I live: … More Ways to Grow and Seeds to Sow