Reflecting on Community and Environmental Change

I have spent the last few days back on my home patch, in north Essex, doing a whistle stop tour of visits to see family and friends before I return to the west country later today. I’m not often one to get homesick but when you return to the place where you grew up somethingContinue reading “Reflecting on Community and Environmental Change”

Longplayer 2013: Reflections from Richard Mabey and Richard Holloway

From the intricacies of bird song to the pulsations of the amoeba and the long calls of the humpback whale, nature writer Richard Mabey joins Richard Holloway in this, the 2013 Longplayer conversation to explore a whole host of issues straddling the lines and connections between nature, philosophy, morality, science, literature and music. If youContinue reading “Longplayer 2013: Reflections from Richard Mabey and Richard Holloway”

History, Environment and Complexity

I have been away from the blog for a couple of weeks due to a particularly busy period of deadlines and other projects. As a ‘doer’ I tend to fill my life with projects and get involved as much as I can, in so much as I usually always have a few voluntary projects onContinue reading “History, Environment and Complexity”