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Constable in Brighton - brilliant!



A stunning collection of Constable’s paintings during his time in Brighton. Some of the smaller paintings look as though they have just been torn from his sketch book. 222 more words

Brighton - Out And About

The cottage

A dawn chorus, a frisky pheasant skitters across the lawn, an inquisitive deer, a shrubbery, clumps of blue and yellow petals, chopped logs in stacks, an abandoned tree house hangs to the ground, a broken swing creaks, along to the duck egg lady with her honesty box on the gate, on to Park Farm for raw milk from their disinterested black and white cows, pick up homemade sausages, and drive back down the unmade road. 21 more words


A spring in one's step at last!

Brighton looked wonderful, Saltdean had pulled out all the stops with their narcissi


The weather and seemingly endless sea mists that have conspired to dampen my spirits had disappeared. 43 more words

Brighton - Out And About

A Sad Goodbye to Farthings


–  after twenty years. Not that anyone has ever been able to buy something for the old currency of a farthing but what a lovely place this has been. 174 more words

Brighton - Out And About

Living in the moment.



          – the flutter of wings, the man with the bag of seed, a lone musician.

The Pavilion Gardens

Brighton - Out And About

Poetry London's Spring Launch in brief.

I was up in London at Kings Place this week
despite the fact I have had problems with my eyes and hate the the cold weather! 163 more words


A cheerful robin and changing light...

only one cabbage but the joys of pottering about on our wonderful allotment on the Weald.



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