April 2020

Weedon’s wanderings: 29th April 2020

A short stroll from our house


First and foremost, I sincerely hope this finds you well. When last I wrote, the havoc that a virus could cause was news from across the other side of the globe. Since it landed on our soil, how life has changed!

It really shifts one’s priorities, doesn’t it? I must admit being in lockdown causes me no problems at all. My siblings, being older than me, had left for university before I first set foot in school. We lived in the countryside, so I grew up in a solitary sort of way, enjoying our acre of wild woods and weeds. I guess that’s why I now feel entirely at home in our Forest abode. We’re fortunate that we can open our front door and walk for miles without encountering more than one or two souls. We regularly bike 5 or 6 miles without seeing traffic too. I...