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Breaking things for spite, north of Baldock

Ordering the library at Alexandria put to the torch in 642, Amr ibn al-‘As is supposed to have said that whatever was in it that agreed with the Quran was superfluous, whatever disagreed with the Quran, impious. 1,468 more words

Writing poetry about the intersection of Reality and Fiction

“Baldock on a Thursday Morning”

Dead body on the freeway

State Police Chaplain vehicle

Pulled over on the far right shoulder

Somewhere between the west and the east… 67 more words

Oregon Writers

Blackthorn in bloom

Now popping out everywhere in Herts, I love the swathes of white Blackthorn flowers that will soon cover the hedgerows like billowing clouds. One of this year’s challenges will be to differentiate between the different thorns in Herts, like Whitethorn, Hawthorn etc. 37 more words

Flowers

Finally a decent sunset!


Compared to last autumn/winter, spectacular sunsets have been few and far bewteeen over these last few months. Instead we’ve had a lot of cloud cover here in Herts, so a bit of colour is very welcome.

Clouds

MK Dons defender George Baldock joins Oxford United on emergency loan

MK Dons defender George Baldock has completed an emergency loan move to League Two side Oxford United until the end of the season.

The temporary 93 day deal means Baldock can be recalled by the Dons with 24 hours notice after his spell with the Us reaches the 28 day mark. 76 more words

Sport

Arsenal Gunning for the Cup

After a day of shock exits, Arsenal showed their intention to retain the FA cup title by beating Brighton and Hove Albion at the Amex Stadium yesterday. 74 more words

Football

Winter pic - Weston Hills, Baldock

This is the lane going up the hill behind my flat, taken in 2012 but given a soft focus this Xmas. Nothing like this in Baldock this year though, just a touch of frost.

Landscape