Stroud Life

This is just a quickie to announce that my regular weekly column “From the Allotment” has returned in the anniversary edition of my local paper Stroud Life.  I took a break for winter, but for you locals I will be back every week in the new look “Social life” pull-out section. For those of you […]

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Winter Solstice 2011

Tommorrow is the shortest day in the northern hemisphere, winter solstice.  A time to spend a moment dreaming of the things you would like to bring into being in the coming year, and holding them in your consciousness so that they come to pass. I don’t spend as much time outside as I would like at […]

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Awards for my Photographer Friend!

I am really pleased to hear that Stephen Studd, who provided the beautiful photographs for both of my books has received several awards in this years RHS photography competition.  Not only did he get 1st & 3rd in one category, but also another 3rd and a commended – well done Steve!  You can see his award […]

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Hello world!

An interesting move perhaps, starting my own blog when I already have one with my publisher that I rarely make a post on, so we shall see what emerges here.  Is there a point, no not really!  Just to share my musings with the world and whomever may have stumbled across me.  When I try to write something […]

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