For the moment, I've been laid up with illness, but I hope to have more pieces for Grit and Mother Earth News shortly, and I'm working on various articles I'm pitching to magazines. I'll be back blogging on Saturday Monday; in the meantime, here's a photo of the winter sky here in Ireland.
Let’s say we've lost most of the self-reliant skills and classical education that our forbears possessed. Let's say we have replaced them with a culture of buying and discarding things we don't value, and staring at glowing screens. Let's say you want to try to rediscover an older way of life, believing we will need such things again.
And let’s say you have a daughter.