I just spent the weekend working on content for the first weekend of this years “Sacred Ecology: A Rewilding Apprenticeship“, which begins in April. It is really powerful stuff, I even surprised myself as I went over the material I am planning and realised quite how much goes on, even in the first weekend. Since […]Read More Rewild Yourself; why this is not just as simple as removing your shoes…
I have just spent a week with a group of my rewilding apprentices. It is their second year working with me as when their rewilding apprenticeship came to a close last autumn they opted to continue with their personal rewilding work, taking it further, taking it deeper. I held space while they each spent dawn to […]Read More Weaving Wildness
I have been brewing a wormwood (Artemesia absinthium) tincture for some weeks now and so just before the weekend, when I went to Oxfordshire to lead a total of six Wild Medicine Walks at Wilderness Festival, I strained off the mixture and bottled up the tincture. Wormwood is a super fragrant plant and to me […]Read More Wormwood Tincture Recipe & A Good Story 😉
Years ago, when I first set up my website, it was to sell Ejuva herbal cleansing products here in the UK. The intention was that it would provide me with a little income while I apprenticed under Stephen Harrod Buhner for a year in New Mexico. As I completed my apprenticeship and arrived in San […]Read More Full Body Cleanse
This is truly shocking I know, my second post in a day! Usually two in two months is good going for me, but this is the continuation of my streamlining process. The following has been a page on my website since my first book The Medicine Garden was published in December 2009. Due to space […]Read More Befriending The Plant People
My love of the wild and of nature goes beyond medicinal plants and unspoilt landscapes, it goes skywards! Since viewing a total solar eclipse on 24th October 1995 from an abandoned village in Rajasthan, Northern India, I have been hooked. I have chased the shadow far and wide, a chase that has taken me to […]Read More Viewing 2015 Solar Eclipse ~ Safely!
This time last week I was getting up to date with all my work so that I could take Friday as a special day. It was of course summer solstice (in the northern hemisphere). I rose before dawn and visited Nympsfield Long Barrow. It is a beautiful site on which lies the remains of a […]Read More Bringing in the Sacred