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‘When we become fixed in our perceptions we lose our ability to fly” Mingyur Rinpoche

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Living fence

An update on my living fence experiment. It’s alive ….

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Boiling Lake, Dominica

Here’s a picture from my archives. It’s the Boiling Lake in Dominica taken from a high ridge to the west which is the furthest point you can walk along an old and very infrequently used trail from the Freshwater Lake.

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dreams of a wistful nomad (2.0)

DREAMS OF A WISTFUL NOMAD By Paul Crask Kylius The first thing that struck him was the snow. A fierce blizzard whipped a flurry of snowflakes through the chill air, partially obscuring the dark stone buildings that framed the narrow street. He looked back but could no longer make out the gate, as if it […]

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forward ever

Forward Ever, the killing of a revolution. Looks like an unmissable film about Grenada revolutionary leader Maurice Bishop. Looking forward to it.

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vanishingsail

Here’s a short trailer for an Indian Creek film called Vanishing Sail about traditional boat building in Carriacou. Can’t wait to see the full film.

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the living fence

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I’m experimenting with a living fence along the southern boundary of my garden. In England I would have used willow for this task but it doesn’t grow here so I’m trying glory cedar (Gliricidia sepium) instead. Fortunately after I had finished this first section it rained so I’m hopeful it will grow. Though it should […]

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dreams of a wistful nomad (1.3)

DREAMS OF A WISTFUL NOMAD By Paul Crask the nomad “No need to apologise,” said the gatekeeper. “How about detective ?” “Monsieur ?” “We have needed a new detective for a while. And I know of a case that has just come up. The Chief of Police is understaffed. It would really help if you […]

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dreams of a wistful nomad (1.2)

DREAMS OF A WISTFUL NOMAD By Paul Crask the nomad He had walked for about an hour along the old road before the wall of the town finally came into view. It was so tall and imposing that it seemed to rise from the earth and touch the clouds. As he approached, the nomad could […]