This Sunday, Allison and I will be doing a storytelling drop-in for the Scottish Wildlife Trust at the Falls of Clyde reserve at New Lanark. We’re getting paid in the form of a hedgehog house (which we’ll get to help make). In preparation for the workshop, I made a hedgehog hole in the gate of our […]Read more "Hedgehog House as Payment"
Getting out of bed has been a challenge the past couple of days. Despite yesterday morning’s meteorological prediction of 0% probability of precipitation, a glance out the window showed heavy drizzle being blown sideways: what we affectionately call horizontal rain. In July! This morning (17% chance of rain for Edinburgh) was slightly better with only […]Read more "Rainy days are for stories…How Animals Came into the World"
We launched our book on Earth Day (April 22nd) over two events at the Scottish Storytelling Centre. I volunteered to do another event, reprising my role as Talking Tree at the Royal Botanic Garden Edinburgh for Wild Reekie (a Meetup group of more than 1000 members who all share a passion for nature and being […]Read more "Celebrating Beltane with Stories"