Nick Hunt

Nick Hunt is the author of two books, Walking the Woods and the Water and Where the Wild Winds Are, both published by Nicholas Brealey. He also writes for, and co-edits, the Dark Mountain journals. His parakeet project can be found here: gonzoornithologists.wordpress.com

Stories By Nick Hunt

Chasing London’s Mysterious Flock of Feral Birds

They escaped from George Michael’s house. They fled climate change. Jimi Hendrix got high and set them free. Everyone has a theory on how the parakeets got here. Tracking the truth taught me more about my city than about the animals themselves.