Jan Wiltshire is a nature writer living in Cumbria. She loves to explore coast, islands and mountain landscapes. The immediacy of personal experience is set in the wider context of reflection on the natural world. A chronicle through the seasons, through the years in times of change. Her website is a resource and an archive. See her nature writer's blog.
Go to My Books for details of her printed books Cumbrian Contrasts and About Scout Scar. Their covers tell the recurring themes of flora, fauna, farming and conservation, season and weather.
MY BOOKS page introduction to A Lakeland Experience with
Derwent Langdale Ullswater Kentdale
New material in 2019 for this on-line book
Islands and Coast: Search ( top right) enter the subject you seek
Archive ( Blog Page right hand side)
Farne Islands and Dunstanburgh Castle archive May 2016
Solway archive November 2016
Inner Hebrides: Islay, Jura, Colonsay archive July 2017
Outer Hebrides archive June and July 2015
Cromarty Firth, Spey Bay, Troup Head archive May 2018
Isle of Man archive September/October 2018
Walney Island, South Cumbria recurrently
Achill Island, County Mayo located in
My Books Atlantic Odyssey was inspired by an exploration of Achill Island and the Armada Coast of County Mayo, Ireland. History and natural history meet here. A hand-drawn map accompanies this short on-line book.
Other Writing - including
The RIver Kent, reading a landscape
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Jan would like to hear what you enjoy in her work so why not get in touch?