Welcome to writings about life in these times, including travel anecdotes and adventure advice for eco explorers (ecologically aware and economical), photos of street art across the globe and links to the most fascinating novels you will ever read. Grin as you follow Oliver and Tiny Dancer around the world.
The nut tree, the Asian pear, the cherry and apple trees, the blueberry bushes, are all budding. When I return, they will be abundant. Still, I only just arrived home - my first Spring in five years. Chilly enough to build one last fire. Packing conservatively for Istanbul, fashionably for Paris, shamelessly for Italy, warmly for the Swiss Alps, lightly for Tangier.