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" I Wandered Lonely As A Cloud" or " Daffodils" , William Wordsworth.

I walked outside to the car this morning and along side of my driveway I viewed and smelled a long line of daffodils.  It reminded me of one of my favorite poets and poems, ” I Wandered Lonely as a Cloud”, by William Wordsworth.     428 more words

Daffodils

Daffodils and the Rebirth of Spring

“But as we went along there were more and yet more and at last under the boughs of the trees, we saw that there was a long belt of them along the shore, about the breadth of a country turnpike road. 630 more words

Wet Sheep And Daffodils

I went to Grasmere at the weekend, in the full knowledge that it would rain and rain and rain, and it did. My last visit to the Lakes must have been about 25 years ago, but then I was too engrossed in preventing small children from falling down screes or off crags or into becks to take in much culture. 840 more words

History

Literary Loch Lomond and the Trossachs: 21. Callander to Killin

The main road (A84) leaves Callander for the north by the Pass of Leny. It then follows the windings of Loch Lubnaig, before reaching Strathyre. Further on, at King’s House, a by-road (a dead end) leads to the village of Balquhidder and the Braes of Balquhidder. 5,197 more words

Dorothy Wordsworth

Sterne Bridge, Copley

This location is somewhat beyond the usual remit for this website; however, I wrote the piece for my forthcoming book, Haunted Halifax & District, but was ultimately unable to include it due to the constraints of the word-limit. 686 more words

Folklore

Dot to Dot by Kit Bakke

Dot to Dot by Kit Bakke

My rating: 4 of 5 stars

Dot to Dot is a tale of discovery for 12 year old Dorothy Mary-Jane. 176 more words

Books

Form and Function and Whatnot

I’m just going to come right out and say it: I found Dorothy Wordsworth’s journals more engaging and enjoyable to read than any of the other Romantics that we have covered so far. 406 more words

Nature & Culture