New track: Nothing is Wrong

So this is what came out of my music brain after arrival in El Hierro. No, not this small hillside village, this: https://soundcloud.com/emma-jay-ashton/nothing-is-wrong The lyrics are nonsensical and just kind of fell out. I think they sound a bit sea-ish. Imagine if you will a sad mermaid, moaning about getting bits of plastic caught in … Continue reading New track: Nothing is Wrong

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Search for El Hierro Inside Yourself, Part 2

The sleepy daily routine here in La Restinga (population 500) has been easy to adapt to after all that excitement. There is snorkelling to be had even in the harbour, a two minute walk casts you out into an endless tapestry of volcanic hills and dark crumbling cliffs cascading into azure waters, and it is … Continue reading Search for El Hierro Inside Yourself, Part 2

Search for El Hierro Inside Yourself, Part 1

Departing las Palmas into fairly strong winds and large swell, the intention was to "holiday" in El Hierro for a few days after a hectic month of preparation, before pressing on across the Atlantic. But after 36 hours of increasingly large swell and winds approaching force 9 (nervous fart) we found ourselves one nautical mile … Continue reading Search for El Hierro Inside Yourself, Part 1