Writing

This spring, after having ‘lost hope’ in many ways over the last year, I have been cautiously basking in the
There were portents before it happened. Nothing just happens. As for how I know they’re omens? I’ve said before by
It has been said or imagined that for our ancestors, all of life was ceremonial. While that may be true
By Steven I’ve just been out for the day picking Usnea or Old Man's Beard with the kids. It's a
I think it's so interesting that with each age we view the previous time period as being more innocent. We
Silviculture (growing 'tree gardens'). When we live in the bush or on a farm, cutting trees is a reality we
This time of year, when all my garden friends and wild herbs have called it for the season, I spend
getty images
While this post is not about Covid in particular, it is about an equally contagious and devastating related illness. This
The elemental descriptions of our cosmos that we lived with for tens of thousands of years still hold true in
By Steven Martyn I’ve come to have a good nose for sniffing out ‘the hidden goods’ of our past amongst
By Steven Martyn Our whole lives we are guided away from the mystery and the magic. Driven away, like sheep
As we step through the gate that is the fall equinox (sept 21) it seems here at the farm this