No place home – reflections on the theme of the 2016 Edge of the Wild gathering

3 November 2015

Sleeping on the earth

This year theme for the 2016 'Edge of the Wild' ecopsychology gathering will be ‘Heartlands’ through which we will aim to explore our relationships with the land and each other in the context of the environment.

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An experience of Equine Facilitated Learning

31 January 2015

Peter with horse

Last Wednesday I went up to the edge of Dartmoor with Sue Blagburn ( and her horses to work on ideas for Equine Facilitated Learning (EFL) workshops. The light was already fading on a cold January day when Sue suggested that I went through some EFL exercises with her thoroughbred Arthur. Yet when William, the dominant New Forest gelding, angled passed Arthur and blocked the gate, he made it know that he wished to work with me instead.

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