Illustration from Holloway by Stanley Donwood.

Holloway by Robert Macfarlane, Stanley Donwood and Dan Richards – review

Holloway book jacket – illustration by Stanley Donwood | Flickr

Holloway by Robert Macfarlane, Stanley Donwood & Dan Richards; design by Eleanor Crow; illustration by Stanley Donwood (Faber & Faber)

The so missed Roger Deakin -author, wild swimmer, conservationist, naturalist and adventurer.

Roger reading Alice Oswald's 'Woods etc.

Roger Deakin naturalist, environmentalist, poet, writer, lovely wonderful man

Roger Deakin naturalist, environmentalist, poet, writer, lovely wonderful man

Notes from Walnut Tree Farm by Roger Deakin

Notes from Walnut Tree Farm by Roger Deakin

Sat 10th August [2002]. “I’m lying in the shepherd’s hut on a wooden bed under a wooden boarded roof like a pine tent, and horizontal pine panelled walls. Each time a nail has pierced the wood it has bled a nasty stain, creeping along the grain, blurred, as though the wood on the wagon itself were travelling at speed. A woodpecker shrieks across the field. A wasp worries the window-pane, then zig-zags above the bed.

Sat 10th August [2002]. “I’m lying in the shepherd’s hut on a wooden bed under a wooden boarded roof like a pine tent, and horizontal pine panelled walls. Each time a nail has pierced the wood it has bled a nasty stain, creeping along the grain, blurred, as though the wood on the wagon itself were travelling at speed. A woodpecker shrieks across the field. A wasp worries the window-pane, then zig-zags above the bed.

Beginning of 'The Broomway' Essex  Granta 119: Britain | Archive | Granta Magazine

"Roads end in mid-air. Footpaths that once ran along the coast have crumbled. Consulting historical maps of East Anglia.

Notes From Walnut Tree Farm by Roger Deakin

Notes From Walnut Tree Farm by Roger Deakin

Nonfiction Book Review: Wildwood: A Journey Through Trees by Roger Deakin…

In this last book before his death in Deakin (Waterlog ) delights with his curiosity and affection for rambling forests in Europe and Australia. The book is

Mountains of the Mind: Adventures in Reaching the Summit: Robert Macfarlane: 9780375714061: Amazon.com: Books

Mountains of the Mind: Adventures in Reaching the Summit: Robert Macfarlane: 9780375714061: Amazon.com: Books


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