for rhubarb

In June 1871, Robert Scott of Boathouse won a prize for his Rhubarb. I recently made a raised bed to grow rhubarb but the rhubrab will be for eating and … Continue reading for rhubarb

As inaccessible as the horizon

If you travel by railway between Edinburgh and Glasgow [vice-versa] [versa-vice] you will have passed-by [at speed] this burial ground to ‘friendship and truth’ Music credit: ‘EXIT music‘ by Steven … Continue reading As inaccessible as the horizon

‘and danced farther and farther from home’

I do not do book reviews, instead I like to share fragments. Shuggie Bain is a harrowing read and reveals most starkly how we become part of the world around us. … Continue reading ‘and danced farther and farther from home’

Secret of the Yew Tree

‘If we are on a path of initiation into the secrets of landscape, earthlore and healing, the yew tree can become a powerful heirophant.’ The Ormiston Yew The circular Yew … Continue reading Secret of the Yew Tree