water and the soul

4th July 2018 Alec 0

Adam Mann crossed over the bridge from Ware to rejoin the track along the Lea navigation back to Hertford. The lock gates opened and thousands […]

celestial moodswings

28th March 2018 Alec 2

The north Norfolk coast. Regarding humanity, I can understand why animism. The water here is shallow. There are many areas known to maritime traffic that […]

the proverbial lot

2nd October 2017 Alec 5

At the start of 2017, Red Squirrel Brewery announced there would be big news and triggered a countdown on social media for the twentieth of […]

the reluctant pub-goer

15th July 2017 Alec 1

In Verulamium Park I lie in the shadows of lime and sycamore with my T-shirt flung aside. It’s baking. The atmosphere out in the open […]

the Harrow, West Ilsley

15th June 2017 Alec 5

In the spring of 1996, a young man mounted the ridgeway – the ancient backbone straddling the high grounds of Oxfordshire and Berkshire. It was […]