Tag: Wild Words

Lochaber
Wild Words: Kirsteen Bell

In the Forward to Understanding Animal Behaviour (Whittles Publishing, 2019), Rory Putman says that he is writing for amateur naturalists like myself.

Opinion
Wild Words: Kirsteen Bell

The pigs and I will collect a fraction of the acorns within our boundaries; the jays will not return to all their successful stashes; the nuts still hidden will have their chance.

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With the wind, comes change. Leaves that were quiet under the summer calls of birds and insects have now found their voice.

Lochaber
Wild Words: Kirsten Bell

Folklore also contains information on dealing with adder bites. You could race the adder to the nearest body of water: if you make it before the adder, you’ll be cured.