Sea Journal

6 June 2016 // Books //The Sea

Sea Journal by Lisa Woollett Published by Zart Books. 168 pp, paperback. Out now. Review by Malcolm Anderson. I’ve spent much of my life by the sea. I’ve surfed frigid Portstewart with April snows covering the sand and bathed in Indonesian seas so hot that my freckly Celtic skin blistered regardless of factor fifty sunscreen. […]

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Running With The Tide

22 September 2014 // Books //On Water //The Sea

Simon Smith; Running With The Tide Cover illustration by John Richardson. Medlar Press, 144 pages. Review by Danny Adcock Thirty-odd years ago my grandfather would lead me out onto the mud at Shoeburyness in Essex to dig bait and collect soft-shelled ‘peeler’ crabs. We would retreat – contentedly muddy and with buckets hopefully full – […]

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From the city to the sea – a journey to the Baltic

27 June 2014 // On Water //The Sea

Berliner Paul Scraton paints a portrait of the Baltic Coast for Caught by the River… On the train north from Berlin the carriage is packed. At the Hauptbahnhof people clambered excitedly aboard with their belongings, their bicycles and their picnic baskets. Some are heading for the forests and lakes that begin even before the suburbs […]

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