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A Traditional Day

Well the weather forecast was terrible for today, but when I meet Charles at the river it was rather cold but dry, Charles was happy to have a go and see what the fishing was going to be like and also for a very pleasant change we would be fishing with split cane, a Sharpes Scottie it would have been even better if we were on dries. 260 more words

Andrew Cartwright

Sky Drama

Put thoughts of going for a walk in the fresh air on hold – this afternoon’s blustery gales were strong enough to bring down tree branches in woodland.



Out of season wind

Battering at the windows

Unwanted drama


Gale - Not before this, I now give white turtle doves to high gales, ...

Not before this, I now give white turtle doves to high gales,
Once, one followed me, to the place, threw your litter across my foot, my shin, 79 more words

Poetry & Prose

Super-Quick Update

Just a very quick update – I’ve had a lovely but rather manic couple of weeks – it has been extremely mentally and physically taxing! 177 more words

"Shall I call an ambulance?"

Saturday’s adventures…

As planned we headed out to attempt three of the TdF hills. The planned route of around 80 miles, had an elevation of about 8,000 ft, but we managed 27 miles of it and just under 2,400 ft. 711 more words


Winter Storms

Its a wild and stormy night
and the elm trees wail
in the fast declining light
they bend before the gale.

(Image) Five hours before now: Laurencamp