Jan Wiltshire is a nature writer living in Cumbria. She loves to explore coast and islands and mountain landscapes too. Through writing and photography she shares the essence of the experience and the thrill of finding things. You'll always find new posts on her nature writer's blog.
Her books Cumbrian Contrasts, a vision of countryside and About Scout Scar celebrate the wonder of the natural world and are illustrated with her photographs. Go to My Books for details.
Islands and coast Search ( top right) on the blog page for
Farne Islands and Dunstanburgh Castle archive May 2016
Dumfries and Galloway archive November 2016
Inner Hebrides: Islay, Jura, Colonsay archive July 2017
Outer Hebrides archive June/ July 2015
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 book.
My Books introduction to A Lakeland Experience with
Derwent and Kentdale
The rivers Derwent and Kent are significant catchments in Cumbria. Floods of recent years feature in the book.
Other Writing - a range of shorter pieces including
The RIver Kent, reading a landscape
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