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I’m still here, not drowning but waving

I never wanted to be one of those bloggers who gets too busy to blog, disappears for months and then pops up again with a ‘I’m sorry I haven’t blogged in a while’ post. I set myself the target of doing one blog post a week and I’ve managed it so far, but this week …

Ways of Looking at Winter: A Walk in the Snow

We shall go forth on the shortest walk, perchance, in the spirit of undying adventure… — Henry David Thoreau In the spirit of undying adventure we set off into a beautiful day. It snowed yesterday and was overcast all day, but today the sky is brilliant blue¬† and dotted with the suggestions of clouds. The …

Ways of Looking at Winter: Solstice

This might be our last day on earth and it is raining as though the clouds believe it. We spend most of the morning and the afternoon sitting around reading and watching the wind and rain outside. Then just as suddenly, it’s gone, the sky starts to clear and we decide to make the most …

Explorations: University Park Campus

I recently moved to Nottingham with my boyfriend and although I love our little second floor flat I’ve definitely been missing my garden back home and my weekly jogs round Alexandra Park. It just goes to show what a difference even a little patch of green can make. Also having shops right on our doorstep …