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214 (am) Borth to Tre'r-ddol

This morning I face a dilemma.

I should, according to my rules, start today’s walk where I left off yesterday: in the village of Tre’r-ddol. 827 more words


Saco Heath

We discovered a cool new walking trail on Sunday- the Saco Heath trail. I was looking for something outdoorsy to do, fairly close to home, that wouldn’t be too crowded. 387 more words


Bog perfume

The facecloth sky scrubbed us awake for our slow walk on a boardwalk through a peat bog where we swallowed a whole morning – gluttony for the eyes. 127 more words

Creative Non-fiction

Haunted Ground

Title:  Haunted Ground (Nora Gavin Book 1)
Author:  Erin Hart
Publisher:  Scribner
Publication Date:  2003
ISBN:  978-0-7432-7210-0

Book Summary:
A local farmer discovers a perfectly preserved head of a young woman with red hair as he is cutting turf in an Irish peat bog and the rest of her body is nowhere to be found.  772 more words

Book Series

Mysterious wooden statue found in peat bog is 'twice as old as Stonehenge' - Asia - World - The Independent

A wooden statue pulled from a peat bog in Russia more than a hundred years ago is now believed to be twice as old as Stonehenge. 86 more words

20th Century

Discovering a Swedish corpse 

This summer, I visited the town of Varberg and its museum where I saw a very old, very famous and historically significant corpse – the Bocksten man. 255 more words