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Autumn treats

It is a gorgeous time of year – the days shortening, but the skies still clear and the air fresh. I enjoyed the early mornings in Auburn, walking with dad first thing, and being amazed at the birds screeching everywhere (and in their enthusiasm killing the trees they sit in). 350 more words

Weekly Photo Challenge: Ephemeral

Probably, one of the most proper words for Ephemeral in Japanese would be “Hakanai” (儚い) which means also short-lived, momentary or transitory and its symbolic nature is Sakura (Cherry blossom). 54 more words


WPC Challenge: Ephemeral

Good morning from a dark Hastings day.  We are still in summer time and I have a feeling that we are supposed to change back tonight but we haven’t had any notices about it.   241 more words

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2015 Review: FYR Macedonia (pt.2)

I had to wait a while to write this because at the time, Macedonia (FYR) was at the top of my list. I loved listening to Daniel Kajmakoski’s voice and spent a lot of time listening to his X-Factor Adria performances, and after stumbling for hours over the lyrics I managed to sing along with the song. 371 more words




Autumn mornings are best;

The sun smiling low over the gasworks

Flighty leaves browning the common

Kites lark-high over the tree-tops

Coffee and a roll in the old rectory

And you by my side