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Life Diary – Day 8 – Thursday Thought – Refraction or Not?

Picture the scene… you’ll travelling along, just minding your own business. You’re in the passenger seat and the driver, in my case my good lady, overtakes a truck. Now, I hasten to add… you’re on a two lane national road … Continue reading

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Wednesday’s Word – Wonderful!

Yesterday was a damp sort of day – grey, chilly and damp – interspersed with wet mizzle. So… after yesterday’s post… telling you all about Port Elizabeth and sharing the link to a sunny seaside surfing site… I needed to … Continue reading

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Monday Memories…

Yesterday, we had a few misty drizzles. I don’t think it was sustained enough to be called rain but I really hope the parched plants absorbed every drop they could! These top photos were taken between 27 May and 09 … Continue reading

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A Close Up of Winter… in Summer!!

I kid you not!! Yesterday I shared a spring photo… because I wanted to cheer myself up. Why? Well, if you ask me… we’re having a summer’s worth of winter. It’s not even that warm… and it’s wet, windy, damp… … Continue reading

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Bountiful – Ailsa’s WTT

This week Ailsa bases the challenge on the seasonal harvest so freely available in the hedgerows and rural roads. Well, you’ll even find something to eat in a city park if you’re lucky but mostly I’d stick to picking blackberries … Continue reading

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Colour Contrast! – The Shortlists!!

Earlier this month I told you about the summer’s premature departure. Yes, August is usually still warm and bright around these parts but I’m afraid, the weather gods must have been plotting revenge on this little green island again, after … Continue reading

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There’s NO Certainty in Uncertainty aka Oblique Perspectives?

What a mess! WHAT a mess? What’s the mess? All these variables are sufficient sources of confusion to mislead even the brightest of the unwary. How on this planet can any man make sense of this weather? Well? How can’t … Continue reading

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A Different Perspective?

I find it quite amusing to see the reactions of folk when they say something, expecting a certain answer, and then not getting the response they’re wanting to hear. Often you’ll get looks of scorn, at other times there’ll be … Continue reading

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