Posts by tag: nature


At present I’m pretty overwhelmed with revising a book-length translation and some commercial copywriting. I thus find an inordinate amount of solace in paying visits to my neighbors in the backyard, much to the chagrin, I suppose, of mother sparrow. I think she knows we’re gentle giants, though.


Just yesterday they were wee little things, and before a fortnight they’ll be leaving home. Tempus fugit, yes — so, the little things.

The typographical imagination of children

The letter E, as suggested by a twig

Letters in nature?! My daughter was walking along the sidewalk when she spotted the letter in the bramble  of a shrub.