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After the storm

(This is the third part of a story; the first part is Before the rain comes and the second part is Summer rain, if you’d like to catch up.) 197 more words

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Summer rain

(The first part of this story is here: Before the rain comes.)

So the sky turned an ominous grey and it got really dark. The Boy and I started walking faster through this little valley we were in to try and reach a wooded area ahead. 261 more words

Before the rain comes

The other day, The Boy and I decided to visit Woodstock which I’m sure by now you know is one of my favourite small towns. It was a day of rain and sunshine but according to the weather forecast there would be two or three hours of pleasant sunshine in the afternoon. 281 more words

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Wakehurst Place

Wakehurst Place – “A magnificent Elizabethan mansion built in 1590 by Sir Edward Culpeper surrounded by 188 hectares (465 acres) of country estate and gardens in West Sussex, Wakehurst is also home to the Millennium Seed Bank Collection and Exhibition and is linked to the famous Kew Gardens in London. 101 more words


A little bit of Provence... in the UK

Ever pictured yourself running through beautiful Lavender fields? I have and last weekend I got to enjoy nature’s beauty on a glorious sunny day.

Less then 15 miles from Central London, in the North Surrey Downs is… 219 more words


The Mist in the Mirror - Susan Hill (Book Review)

Title – The Mist In The Mirror

Author – Susan Hill

Summary –

One night a young man, having supper in his private club and carrying on with his friends of the existence of a ghost on the club’s grounds is asked by one of the elder statesmen the following question: 507 more words

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