Tag Archives: quaint

Don’t You Just…

Yep, don’t you just feel like flopping down for a quiet snooze in that bed of daisies? I promise, I was tempted. If only I could guarantee that no daisies would be harmed in the making of the movie I … Continue reading

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Place in the World

I had to think a bit about this challenge. I’m not a city person. I’ve often said I would love it out in the wilds… on my own hermit hill! You know those posts you get on the platforms, showing … Continue reading

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Another Study – The Identical Trike and Crows… Complex?

If… by some mean fluke of coincidence, I happen to show you something you observed yesterday… just if, would you/ could you possibly love/ loath me in identical fashion? I mean… as per this definition… … that is exactly the … Continue reading

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Pigeon Holed?

I’m sure this nester is tired of being asked if it feels pigeon-holed. I think I understand how the bird feels. People always making assumptions… because they think they know you they think they can place you in a certain … Continue reading

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RED… and Blue

Simple colour… fun! Tiny red plane… big blue sky… if you should ever wonder why people in the firmament will fly when there’s a chance they’ll die alas, I’m sure I hear you sigh as you slap palm to thigh … Continue reading

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Craft?

Is photography an art or is it a craft? If you earn a living by photography it must surely be a job? But then… a craft can be a job and a job can be a craft. Is a craft … Continue reading

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Tuesday Trees – Forest!

If a tree falls in the forest, does it make a noise? Or something like that. When I’m alone in the forest, do I get noticed? These are all profound questions. Well, maybe… at half three in the morning after … Continue reading

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Stuff of Myth…

I went for a walk in the woods one day… and was seduced by a faerie. Or was it three? I don’t know… their magic dust bewitched me… A fly agaric (Amanita muscaria)

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