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On the cliffs

For there on the cliffs, high above the translucent sea, the willows nutmeg tree is once again setting its roots, bursting into flower each spring and filling the air with a heady, languorous scent.

~Giles Milton


Nigerian air force deploys aircraft to restive southeast

LAGOS (Reuters) – Nigeria’s air force on Tuesday said it was deploying aircraft to the southeast of the country where unrest related to a campaign for secession has escalated in an area formerly known as Biafra. 6 more words

Winter Smells: Feeling Cosy and Inspired

It can’t only be me who gets slightly blue as summer draws to a close. As the skies cloud over and the sun’s heat becomes a distant memory, it’s hard to feel any kind of excitement about the months of indoor living and rain sheltering ahead. 1,179 more words


Trivia #073 - Open Air Marketplaces

Of these open air markets, which is largest in Kenya and in East Africa?

  1. Village Market, Nairobi
  2. Karatina Market, Nyeri
  3. Gikomba Market, Nairobi
  4. Congoea Market, Mombasa
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you were everything

you were everything
you were amazing
you did everything a great boyfriend should do

you gave me flowers
you made sure I was comfortable
you did so much for me… 88 more words


WE Cheetah “Mini-92” (Beretta Model 84FS)

Having recently re-discovered my passion for the classic Italian “giallo” films of the 60s, 70s and 80s, I often notice the protagonists, especially the intrepid police detectives, are armed with a small, but very handy, semi-automatic pistol. 1,813 more words


(g) Twiglets 42/ mix/ ‘scent’sational (9.19)

(pi ku, Cherita, tanka)

autumn sheds
leaves on water
Yellow willow, aureate chestnut

Citrine ash, amber maple
Ruby fire from burning bushes… 75 more words