The Stories

Perhaps the 'meat' of Earthlight, these stories enable you to relive some of my real life encounters during my times out in nature. Most are based quite local to our home on the edge of the West Pennine Moors here in Anglezarke. A healthy blend of prose, imagery and film I hope you'll find something to entertain, inform and inspire you.

December 2, 2021

This was a most unexpected moment. I've been close to herons and ravens before

September 5, 2019

She sits under the apple tree, enjoying a sweet dessertThe falling light washed the

April 21, 2019

Iā€™m looking right into his eyes as he tastes the fresh new blackberry leaf

October 18, 2017

It was always going to be a slow morning. The rain had eased to

July 4, 2017

  I sat on the banks of the small lake, hypnotised by the flicker of

May 27, 2017

Walking down the new-to-me footpath with my family I didn't know I was going

April 20, 2017

Nature has the ability to claim back her space on a whim, or so

February 10, 2017

Veiled in the morning cloud of winter the linear woodland hugs the line of