‘There is nothing more alive than a tree that learns how to grow in a cemetery’

Ploegsteert Woods CWGC - photograph by Hannah Bausor Today I'm really missing Flanders, having not visited in 3 months which is the longest period I've been away from there in nearly a year! One of my favourite areas is Ploegsteert Wood and it's a place I am keen to return to soon for some solitary … Continue reading ‘There is nothing more alive than a tree that learns how to grow in a cemetery’

‘How long is forever? Sometimes, just one second.’

Few may have heard of the village of Lyndhurst in Hampshire; and perhaps fewer still will have heard of one of its residents, Miss Alice Liddell. But many will surely know the book she was supposedly immortalised in - Alice's Adventures in Wonderland. On a summers day in 1862, whilst accompanying Alice and her two … Continue reading ‘How long is forever? Sometimes, just one second.’