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Home alone

Today’s guest picture, sent on to me by the kind offices of my sister Susan, appears as a reminder from my sister Caroline, another special grandma, that there is more than one world’s greatest baby about.  728 more words


Just in time

Today’s guest picture comes from my sister Mary who enjoyed a spell of good weather in the Lake District last week.  It shows Grasmere.

We had a bit of good weather here today but only a bit and fortunately it came just at the time that Dropscone and I were out on the morning run.  423 more words


Special guest

Today’s picture was sent by my friend Bruce who is on holiday in the south west of England with his wife Lesley.  It shows the seaside town of Clevedon.  319 more words


The Adventures of Siskin and Valderan

Way back in the mists of time, I started this blog as a way of finding readers for my fantasy series, which at that time was still being written. 151 more words

Alastair Savage


come sparrow, coal tit,
siskin, goldfinch and nuthatch,
scoff sunflower seeds