Winter really hung on this year. Where I live we had snow at the beginning of March. I wisely proclaimed, to anyone who’d listen, that if March comes in like a lion it will go out like a lamb. Wrong again. It went out with bitter north-westerly winds and rain. It was quite frustrating. I was behind in the vegetable garden and cancelled a planned trip on the boat— apart from the discomfort of the weather, the river levels were too high to be safe…
Irish Examiner, 13/04/15. Read the full article ‘The signs of spring’s arrival are visible by the river‘.