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Mid-Week Musings

“This life, which had been the tomb of his virtue and of his honour, is but a walking shadow; a poor player, that struts and frets his hour upon the stage, and then is heard no more: it is a tale told by an idiot, full of sound and fury, signifying nothing.”  560 more words


Upton Heath on a grey Sunday afternoon

Sunday 16th November 2014

Once again, I apologise for the missing day. I had to take Dad back to the eye clinic in the morning (he’d had a check-up on Monday and today’s appointment was for another injection). 357 more words


Photo101: Day 6; Connect

I think of Virginia Woolf whenever I hear the word connect. This morning I was connecting with nature. I am a city dweller so always thought I wouldn’t enjoy shots of nature as much. 30 more words


Silver Birch - Betula pendula

According to wikipedia, the silver birch is a medium-sized deciduous tree that owes its common name to the white peeling bark on the trunk.

There are LOADS of these on Stoke Common. 221 more words


Birch Boat Bowl

My oak and my ash have been giving me nothing but trouble.   Hence no recent progress on the Kingsteignton Idol or the hilt for the… 346 more words