I was raised in the countryside of Sussex, England, a place of lush foliage and rolling hills. I then spent decades in Australia, partly in the arid Outback, partly on the humid coast, and now live in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains in Canada, but whatever the place and the climate, summer … [Read more...] about What makes summer special for you?
Well, hard to know even where to begin to talk about the world right now... I used this quote from J K Rowling in the beginning of my novel The Greenleaf Project: We do not need magic to change theworld, we carry all the power we needinside ourselves already: we have thepower … [Read more...] about Imagining Something Better
Not often I get to say that! EXPLODE: poetry for activists I am so excited to have this out in the world, hopefully spreading a sense of connection to the planet and more beauty! "An antidote to climate grief. A love song for the earth. A balm for the heart. In … [Read more...] about New Book Release
As we adapt to the reality of our lives with Covid-19 loose on the planet, there are many conversations arising about the opportunity embedded in the heartbreak. For many people, the struggle is enormous and I in no way wish to belittle that. But for others, me included, this has … [Read more...] about New Lives from Old