Category Archives : Fox stories


55. About Snow, Blizzards, Winter, Whiteouts and Foxes in the Snow

Bigger & better Our former winters used to be colder, longer and better. Even a child knows that. And speaking about children: if you are too young to have experienced it yourself: we made snowballs bigger than ourselves. We didn’t have  snowball fights, but ice ball wars. We used to ice-skate all the way to […]

The Catcher in the Rime

Fallow deer in the mist on a foggy sunrise

51. Happy 2017 – Reflections 3

Happy 2017! I wish you all a year in which you can turn dreams into reality. A year that allows you to become, be or remain who you are, a year to tell what’s to be told and to give what should be given. And hopefully this will automatically lead to beautiful creations. For me, […]


48. Faces of Foxes 4

Faces of Foxes – 12 portraits of unique foxy faces When, during the sixties, Jane Goodall gave wild chimpanzees a name instead of a number, she put the science world upside down. Anonymous animals were no longer nothing but a number. With something apparently as simple as a name, she validated their individuality and uniqueness. […]

Fox portraits individuality

47. Lovely little Tick(e)y(e) – The Story of a Fox Kit’s Life 7

The first time ever I saw your face The first time ever I saw you, you were SO little and your face was so…special, that I couldn’t even take a picture. You looked almost like some kind of new, unknown species. You looked funny and far beyond cute. I soon discovered that not only did […]


39. Instant Winter 2.0 (About Deer, Birds, Foxes, Winter, Snow & Hoar Frost) 4

Formerly, our winters used to be constructed with care. Some freezing, some thawing. As soon as you had finally dusted your ice skates and dug up your mittens, thaw had already set in. The first ice scraping from your car window, a hopeful little snowman and some modest ski-fever, interspersed with a daunting little thaw […]

Roeselien snow hoar frost rime foxes