Each feather, it fell from skin

Each feather, it fell from skin

It’s amazing what a person can do with some patience and a sharp knife. Chris Maynard makes shadowboxes of birds from feathers. He has a new book out, Feathers, Form and Function. …

The Golden Key

The Golden Key

She'd come so far to deliver the key and now it all seemed for nothing as the three who entered the clearing were all crones.…

Kowwboy

Kowwboy

There are so many times when I feel that a flock of birds is about to burst out of me.…

The Oceans Used to be full…

The Oceans Used to be full…

Within three leagues of the shore we saw Sperm Whales in great plenty. We sailed through different shoals of them from 12 o’clock in the day till sunset, all round the horizon, as far as I could see from the mast head.…