I went to rest with some music on radio. After hearing frogs dancing and birds pecking away in the music in came Charlie, our bear who had also tuned into the music and started stamping around in his imaginary woods whilst the leaves delicately fluttered and flew around. Charlie decided he liked the walk and would go on for a while. I warned him to get back before dark for it was Hallowe'en. " What's that,' he said. I answered, "When the witches come out with their broomsticks and fly around i…
Converted transparencies. Includes Greece i976, album created on June 20, 2016
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Explore front page, album created on May 12, 2016
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Tom's walks, album created on April 16, 2016
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October 31, 2014Endowed with true feline genius the cat has found itself the perfect warm spot on the asbestos roof of a neighbour's garage on which to bask. Unobserved it can watch the birds as they flit to and fro from the surrounding trees and shrubs. It appears to be too lazily settled to actually bother to spring at an unsuspecting young adventurer that inadvertently strays into its path. Beware, young birds. Don't be fooled by that benign pose. The mystical wiles of a black cat are formidable especially…
August 11, 2014This is a very different character from the white one I showed the other day. It doesn't hold people in contempt but it has to know them very well before it is prepared to give them his trust. I was making my way into the back garden when I caught a fleeting glimpse of him abruptly changing his direction and hastily rounding the corner of our house towards the front. I hurried indoors with my camera and out the front door. There he was, dashing along the little roadway beside the house. Too late…