Tag Archives: Reginald Farrer

still more winter

Greetings and salutations, everyone; once again it is I, Chess the purebred border collie, here to bring you the latest news from our snow-covered garden. You may remember me from such outstanding, and –dare I say it?–brilliant posts like “Out … Continue reading

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a strange thing

“In the hardest and sheerest limestones of the far Southern and Eastern ranges [of the Alps] it chooses the most adamantine precipices for its home, and there alights in only the most microscopic crannies of an apparently unbroken cliff-face. Here … Continue reading

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