A poem inspired by Gosling Sike.
Get closer to the field and a little more behind the scenes by enjoying a read of the wild experiences, wildlife insights and recollections of staff and volunteers - writers from all over the organisation from our Reserve Officers to our Student placements.
We welcome guest bloggers! If you have something to write home about - whether you've got a trail cam in your garden, or you've been bird watching, or visited one of our nature reserves - if it's to do with Cumbria's wildlife and wild places then we'd love to hear from you!
Poetry inspired by the apple orchard at Gosling Sike.
Throughout the summer Susan Cartwright-Smith, writer in residence at Gosling Sike has continued to visit the reserve. She has complied two beautiful poems reflecting upon those visits.
Visiting Gosling Sike in May during the Covid restrictions - a poem by writer in residence Susan Cartwright-Smith.
Isolated - a poem by Gosling Sike writer in residence Susan Cartwright-Smith.
Cumbria Wildlife Trust are delighted to announce a new partnership with Carlisle writer Susan Cartwright-Smith.
Guest blog by Gosling Sike writer in residence Susan Cartwright-Smith including a poem This Land Is A Gift.