robin’s pin cushion

In my last post, I mentioned having seen a robin’s pin cushion in the hedgerow, and I was surprised when a couple of people commented that they were not familiar with this phenomenon. I rather vaguely stated that they are caused by the larvae of a wasp, but here is some more precise information, courtesy … More robin’s pin cushion

an unexpected gift

Look what arrived in the post today! A beautiful poetry book – a surprise gift from David at 750 Metres. I’m extremely thrilled with it. I’ve had a quick browse through, and it contains a lovely mix of favourite poems, some that I’d forgotten I knew, and others that I’m not familiar with at all. I looking forward to … More an unexpected gift