A While in the Woods

Reading. Writing. Wandering.



Jane Austen’s House- Chawton

I'm in love with my new Paperblanks diary. No, I really am. I don't think I've ever owned a lovelier one. Inspired by Jane Austen, the cover features her signature, image and an excerpt from Persuasion (my favourite) in Jane's... Continue Reading →


Links for Writers- February, March, April, May… oh, dear.

I've been so busy writing these last few months that I've barely had time read about, well, writing. Even so, I  stumbled upon some great posts out in the wide, wide world of web... 1. The Engine of Empathy: Three Ways... Continue Reading →

Happy Winter Solstice 

This year, for the first time since 1967, the winter solstice coincides with a full moon. Pretty special, wouldn't you agree? Let's celebrate with some beautiful, wintery poetry by Emily Brontë... Spellbound The night is darkening round me, The wild... Continue Reading →

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