Tag Archives: boar hunting

26 November 2017

Once again yesterday our field was full of men in hi-vis jackets carrying lethal weapons. Generally I treat them all with disdain, accosting the bored out-liers staring enviously towards the wild-boary activity down in the trees, telling them – with … Continue reading

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11 November 2017

I have spent so much time at Pieve Suites this week that I found myself feeling quite homesick. Out here in my country home, final tomatoes need picking, quinces are falling from the tree, and crabapples and medlars are about ready … Continue reading

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3 December 2014

On Sunday there was a dead boar lying in our field when we came back from the hospital. Now. Where do I begin unwinding that sentence? The boar had been shot. There was a man with a gun standing over … Continue reading

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