February : The rain it raineth through one winter month too many

February always feels like one winter month too many. After an endless January it’s the month I always feel I could do without. It’s like a holding pen for spring. You know that the season is soon to change and that you’ve made it through the worse of winter but it’s not quite time to… Continue reading February : The rain it raineth through one winter month too many

October 2019

It’s been a really interesting and satisfying 4 weeks since I took up the tenancy of the land. The acre is still full of weeds, it’s still a knot of long grass, thistles and docks in large parts. The ground is often heavy with rain and difficult to work. The mud cakes thick on your… Continue reading October 2019