Hello Readers! The poem William and I chose for the St Nick’s Words from the Wild class this week is Something Told the Wild Geese by Rachel Field. (If you click on the poem title it will take you to the poem). This poem was brought to our attention by Brenda who has been enjoyingContinue reading “Week 2: Words from the Wild Poetry inspired Creative Writing tasks…. 13.01.2021”
Week 10: Words from the Wild – Thinking about silence and tranquility.
25.11.2020 Todays’s finds… a walk into the city!
Week 8: Words from the Wild. Regeneration and imagination!
Week 7: Words from the Wild. Evolving city nature.
28.10.2020 Today I didn’t attend the class in person as it’s half term and I’m at home with my little people! Instead I visited Rowntrees Park in York to do their Goblin Trail – this fitted well with the theme of map making and trail finding set for today’s Words from the Wild class (seeContinue reading “Today’s finds….”
Hello Everyone! We made beautiful discoveries this morning at the class at St Nicks. Dew drops on leaves, candle snuff fungus, late flowers, autumn leaves … hope you all had a good morning too! You will notice one photo is of a small seed with roots – there were clusters of these on the woodlandContinue reading “Today’s finds…. 21.10.2020”
Words from the Wild – Our weekly book club and creative writing class online 🙂
Week 1 of Words from the Wild. Exploring the life of Maria Sibylla Merian.
06.10.2020 Dear Readers, I have decided to re-open these blog posts to help keep my creative writing participants connected to nature while we wait to get everyone back on the St Nick’s site! With the rise of a second wave of COVID we have only been able to re-open our St Nick’s book club andContinue reading “Hello! I’m Back!!!”