HANNA'S WALK

The idyllic mass grave

People are passing by without paying any attention to the hawthorn grove in the forest at the gate of Taarbæk. I often wonder if they are aware of the story. Beneath the hawthorns is a mass grave. A… Read More

Farewell May

May Hark! The sea-faring wild-fowl loud proclaim My coming, and the swarming of the bees. These are my heralds, and behold! my name Is written in blossoms on the hawthorn-trees. I tell the mariner when to sail the… Read More

The Magic Fairy Land

Have you ever been out in field and woodland, by streams and lakes, by a tree all in blossom or a hedgerow laden with berries – and just felt sure that you were not alone? That’s how Teresa Moorey… Read More

Walk softly when you walk among Hawthorns

Walk softly or you might intrude the fairies. A Hawthorn is considered a fairy tree, it is believed to be extremely bad luck to cut one down, remove branches, or even hang things upon it  in case you… Read More