Country diary: sit down and let the wildlife come to you

Country diary: sit down and let the wildlife come to you Welburn, North Yorkshire: You’d be surprised what turns up if you just settle a while in your own back gardenI say it a lot, but don’t take my own advice enough. Experiencing nature is about slowing down – stopping, in fact. The stiller you stay, the more you see. Nature confides when you’re not blundering through it. But that’s only half the story. The rest is attention. It takes mental effort to stand, orient, step and not fall on your face. Backroom brainwork for sure, but it still absorbs neural capacity, and so the best way to see is to… Source – Full Article https://www.theguardian.com/environment/2020/mar/28/country-diary-sit-down-and-let-the-wildlife-come-to-you