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Road to Aberystwyth

This photo was taken on route to Aberystwyth from Llanidloes. The road is one of the worst for driving but has some great views just like this one.

Over the Railing

“The only fence against the world is a thorough knowledge of it.”
– John Locke


Carn Ban Mor and Sgòr Gaoith: 10/08/17

About this time last year I was ruminating, in that way that curmudgeonly old gits do, about the vagaries of Scottish hill classifications. It was to do with Carn Ban Mor (3,451 feet) not being a munro, on account of having, in close proximity, a parent hill, Sgòr Gaoith (3,668 feet). 770 more words


Settling - part II

Part of feeling at home is finding familiarity in a place.  Recognising the way the sunrise blazes over the brow of a hill, or the path the setting sun takes as it gilds the land.  987 more words


Just when you least expect it.....

A really good run!

I just set off slow and steady and kept going. OK the first mile was downhill all the way, but I ran almost all of it. 59 more words


volcanic rock

volcanic rock

pines almost reach
the tops of the hills opposite
sip water from clouds


clouds & haiku wormhole: pink and orange… 144 more words

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