I read last night and into the early hours and wept. It's rare for a book to hold me in this way. Despite its title, Mister Owita's Guide to Gardening is not a gardening book although the education of... Continue Reading →
So today's writing assignment is to make a list. Either a list of things I like, things I have learnt or things I wish. I feel the latter two would lead to too much philosophising and making a list of... Continue Reading →
It's always interesting where conversations on twitter can lead to. The other day the Guardian's top 100 reads, which it turned out was from Amazon.com, was tweeted which then prompted a discussion about how many some of us had read,... Continue Reading →
Hi, welcome to blog.
I have been blogging mainly about my garden since 2008 but my proper job is in higher education administration.
I have been very lucky since I started to blog to meet lots of interesting people, learn loads about plants, and visited lots of amazing gardens. These days my posts aren't as regular as they used to be because of work commitments but whenever I come across something interesting or beautiful that I think readers might enjoy I shall try to share it with you