Archive for category: Writing

My huge 10-page double article in Country Walking magazine

My huge 10-page double article in Country Walking magazine

July 3, 2018 at 11:41 am

I’ve just picked up a copy of Country Walking magazine, and they’ve done a great job with my article on the ‘Love of the Sea’. Here’s an excerpt and some pictures, and it’s in shops now if you want to read the rest, including my top ten coastal walks all […]

 
Year of Legends mini-films

Year of Legends mini-films

May 3, 2017 at 12:56 pm

This is the Year of Legends, as decided by the tourist board, Visit Wales. Since last summer I’ve been organising a series of theatrical events for the Dyfi Biosphere – the remarkable but little-recognised local UNESCO-designated area. To promote the events and the Dyfi Biosphere itself, Rhys and I (and his production company Fforest Films) pitched […]

 
Invited to talk at Dundee Literary Festival

Invited to talk at Dundee Literary Festival

November 26, 2014 at 2:53 pm

I was very excited to be invited to the Dundee Literary festival in October, to talk about the Seaside Donkey adventure, crowd funding campaign and book writing marathon. It was my first time hobnobbing with authors and the rest of the literati, going out in downtown Dundee with famous critics, […]

 
A Valentine’s feast saved from landfill – article for the Guardian

A Valentine’s feast saved from landfill – article for the Guardian

March 23, 2012 at 12:06 pm

Last year I went to visit FareShare, a brilliant organisation that saves surplus food from landfill, and enthused about it here.They just seem to go from strength to strength, and when I heard that they were hosting a Valentine’s feast made entire…