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Shiny — It's High Noon, Tide’s Out, Mud

The glare is almost blinding: it’s noon in August and the tide is out, leaving a shiny film of water on the exposed salt flats in Palo Alto’s Baylands Park. 64 more words


Changing views

The other day I had the chance of an afternoon in a place not too far from here so I mapped a stroll to search out the nice part of this particular town, something which has so far eluded me. 1,362 more words

Manifold Ms for this Monday

M is one of those letters that alliterates so well on memes, not least those of the start of the week – Tish Farrell has… 153 more words

Photo Challenges

Could you?

Could you sing a song,

of how day is long

and the night so sweet?

Could you take me where

the golden air

and the breakers meet? 32 more words


I’ve seen this couple out on the mudflats before.Last time the female was enjoying a Crab dinner & the male waiting for his turn.

Today they both were just standing around doing nothing? 13 more words

Tofino Wildlife

5. Building the viaduct: imagine the scene

On the day of ‘cutting the first sod’, Tuesday 26th March 1865, Brogden had said, “I trust that when most of you now present … are here at the opening, we shall meet under favourable auspices to celebrate that occasion.” ( 852 more words


10. Disaster and Demolition

Image ‘reproduced with permission of the Department of Transport (National Records of Scotland, BR/SJR/4/2, p. 2)’

‘DISASTER TO THE SOLWAY VIADUCT! Five of its piers destroyed’ ( 1,807 more words