Nature is fascinating, books aren’t boring and it’s far from grim up north. Here you’ll find little adventures and passionate forays into the wild, alongside ruminations on wellbeing and a good old bit of book talk. So, grab a cup of tea, a biscuit or three and take a look around.
There aren’t many reasons I’d set a 4:30am alarm. Even the promise of the dawn chorus felt like it was going to be a stretch. But as that shrill wailing jerked me awake, I found myself stumbling straight out of bed and into the clothes I’d laid out the night before. A final stock-take before … More A dawn chorus