An incomplete survey of the landmass, drawn on foot by Maxim Peter Griffin
The Wolves of Currumpaw by William Grill (Flying Eye Books, hardback, 88 pages. Out now and available here.) Review by Nick Hayes William Grill’s second book, The Wolves of Currumpaw, tells the story of Old Lobo, a legendary wolf of New Mexico, and the artist, naturalist and hunter (aka standard Victorian), Ernest Thompson Seton, who […]
The clump of gawkers stood around to watch a digger lift the dead calf from the beach. A Devon Red its beaten hide sand-caked, twisted legs flung out, lying like it might have dug its way up from a darker place, to die, satisfied, in ozone and light.
The latest tie-up between In The Dark and the British Library celebrated the work of little-known radio producer Nesta Pain. Cheryl Tipp reports back: Image courtesy of the Biodiversity Heritage Library. Every now and then, the good people of In the Dark join forces with the British Library’s sound archive to deliver a curated evening […]
An extract from John Grindrod’s Outskirts: Living Life on the Edge of the Green Belt, our competition prize on tomorrow’s newsletter. Make sure you’re subscribed for the chance to win. Introduction – The Last Road in London I grew up on the last road in London. At the end of our front garden there was […]