There are times when I just can't be bothered taking photographs. When commenting on other people's is just too much for me. When going to the shops or just going up or down stairs is more than I can face. When I was young and busy my idea of heaven was to recline on a sofa and read all day, every day. Well, they say be careful what you wish for. Here I am with exactly what I dreamed of and, like the old woman who lived in a vinegar bottle, I'm not happy. It's about ten years now since I develo…
I love this photo taken by Christine Boes-Schiller!
In the garden, album created on August 29, 2015
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Haiku, album created on January 5, 2015
A new project for 2015. Most of these photos don't have haiku but I'm hoping to write some. I have about an equal number of haiku I'm hoping to take photos to match. Don't know if I'll succeed but it's nice to have something to focus one's attention on.
Yorkshire, album created on October 4, 2014
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July 28, 2014What is it with me and holidays ? I had a wonderful time on Mull. The cottage I rented was delightful, the location beautiful and the weather idyllic. The island looked its best. The sun shone every day and I enjoyed every minute. I arrived home suntanned, relaxed and pleased to see my house and neighbours again. Then what did I do ? I fell into a coma on the sofa. Yes I unpacked. I washed clothes. Put everything away. Fed the birds. Shopped. Did a bit of walking. But by mid week I was firmly en…
June 27, 2014Never satisfied was a phrase frequently on my mother's lips while I was growing up and she went on saying it when I was an adult too. Now, at seventy five I say it myself. And it's true. The latest example is my Tay project. A hundred photos of the river Tay in 2014. I'm about a third of the way through. Very pleased to be doing it. It's getting me out and about and I'm discovering so many things.There are amazingly preserved relics of the Industrial Revolution just north of Perth. Water powered…