Linking to more previews

If you click on the “Get A Copy Now” link on my home page, you are linked through to my book Touching Nature’s Heart’s web page on Balboa Bookstore. It doesn’t mean you are starting a process of buying but it gives you access to the Google Preview with photographs and to headings to choose…

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Buying this book in Australia

I hope you have enjoyed the previews of my book and would appreciate the pleasure of holding your own copy in your hands. It is indeed a beautiful book and a joy to return to again and again. Moments of reflection and insight and delight in Nature, inspire us and enrich our lives, and carry…

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Coming back to the wild

It seems I’ve been away a while, and yes I have. Away writing essays and away living a busy grand-mothering role and then….away to Paris in fall. Paris by the Seine with a courtyard garden of exquisite beauty. How lucky is that! All of the mystique and history, culture and charm of Paris held me…

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Summer of transformation

Blog for December…. well it is the last day, it is now New Year’s Eve. The year 2012 has been an amazingly productive, fast flying, demanding call into being in full presence NOW kind of year. A year of endings and new beginnings; of highlighting and ending unhealthy patterns and claiming new ways of being…

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Accessing the photographs, a visual preview

Dawn Redwood and Briar Rose, pg. 17, Touching Nature’s Heart.   For those who wish to see inside my book online, and get an idea of the beautiful layout and my photography; Amazon.com book site is the best for this at the moment. Click on “surprise me” in the left hand column, or enter a…

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Spring in the southern hemisphere

It has been such a rapid flowering into spring this year, such a breathtaking leap into leaf and flower and blossom in the garden. Along with the rapid movement of sap and leaf unfolding, I find my time has rapidly sped by and it is almost the end of the month without a blog from…

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Cheering my readers’ hearts

A reader told me last week that she keeps my book beside her bed and reading it before sleep takes her to a place of peace. She needs that right now because her beloved family pet dog has just died, whilst she is in the midst of the stressful, hectic swirl of opening a new…

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Review Blog for Touching Nature’s Heart

I have been blessed with a dazzling review. I share it with you here. “Move over Annie Dillard, Sharon Butala and Gretel Ehrlich! Make way for the delicate sensibilities of Australian Margaret Wilson’s “Touching Nature’s Heart”! This is a book I have been thirsting for: Nature experienced and held in the warm heart of an…

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Launching Touching Nature’s Heart

I felt so blessed to be the recipient of a generous and gracious review of my book by Lolo Houbein, given as she launched Touching Nature’s Heart into the world. My book launch on Thursday evening in the Stirling Library was a tremendous success. Hauntingly lovely flute playing by Angela Harnett, warm introductions from Myrana…

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Balboa Seasonal Spotlight a sweet surprise

What a sweet surprise it was when I looked on Balboa Press Bookstore home page and found that my book Touching Nature’s Heart was chosen to be featured as the Seasonal Spotlight. It’s wonderful to receive confirmation of the power of this book to create it’s path out into the world as it touches the…

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