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Re: OT:Land Lines - finding UK's favourite nature book
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thesweetcheat wrote:
Not a book, but a blog that I think many of you would enjoy reading:


Have just read that TSC, it is beautifully observed and written. The photos are exquisite too. Thank you for posting it here.
(I much related to the final few sentences)

And just by the hedge the sharp spears of snowdrops have thrust upwards through the ice-bound ground. What prompts their spark into life? I wonder if somehow, after the solstice, light penetrated the soil and sent a secret signal to their slumbering cells or made a cobweb dance.
I’m certain the crows know the nature of the secret signal; they look smug, and taunt me with tales of spring.

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Posted by tjj
14th January 2018ce

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