‘Wood On The Downs’ by Martin Malone

Wood On The Downs After Paul Nash   We have been here before. Uffington, Hackpen, Grim’s Ditch, Ogbourne St.George, Wayland’s Smithy, Sparshott Firs, Bishopstone and Barbury; all the trodden way from Overton to Beacon Hill. Each place its genius loci, a favourite colour: Ash-Blue, Ochre, Payne’s Grey, Terra-Verte, Lamp Black, Sienna. But today you ditch your winter tones and bid for late spring. The trees … Continue reading ‘Wood On The Downs’ by Martin Malone