Monthly Archives: April 2018

Ecologies of fear ~ recalibrating.

    I am picking my way across the rough and slippery stones of St Mary’s Well Bay and, for the first time in my life, I feel uneasy making the crossing. I live to enjoy this kind of terrain, … Continue reading

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Why twisting vines do what they do…

One of my first investigations into plant sentience, I found this via Q&As, New Scientist Blog 2006. Wonderful words to note: tubulin microtubule gravisensing circumnutation ~~~~~~~~~~    

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Natural Capital: ‘Out damn’d spot! Out, I say’

    Chronophage, metaphor for time eating, Cambridge. Photo by me. ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ LADY MACBETH Out, damned spot! Out, I say!—One, two. Why, then, ’tis time to do ’t. Hell is murky!—Fie, my lord, fie! A soldier, and afeard? What need … Continue reading

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Escape our Castle Walls

“Another world is not only possible, she is on her way. On a quiet day, I can hear her breathing” Arundhati Roy       Behind the wall, on the wall and beyond the wall. The trees, the street lights. … Continue reading

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“Rest in reason and move in passion.”

wood sorrel out this week, photo by me. The primroses are heavy yellow just now, and the first of the wood sorrels are opening out to Spring’s luminosity. I can see them ~ the colours, the freshness ~ yet all feels … Continue reading

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Floloca ~ A Reformation of Landscape.

Red Kite over the Common. Photo by me. I’ve been looking through the noun ‘landscape,’ as if it were a clear window to times past. The views have been sculpted like soft clay, utterances as form, receding to early human … Continue reading

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