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ICELAND 2016 4. Kirkjubæjarklaustur to Reynisfjara, Skógarfoss trail and Eyjafjallajökull Visitors Center.

Fimmvörðuháls is a high pass between Eyjafjallajökull and Mýrdalsjökull and the place where the first of the spring 2010 eruptions occurred that were identified with the Eyjafjallajökull volcano. 1,247 more words


Another Climate Alarmist click bait headline that only fuels the religious zealots beliefs

According to this article from the Toronto Star (Sept. 27, 2016), New Brunswick puffins are dying out due to climate change.    Apparently only 12 % of the puffin chicks on ONE island in the Bay of Fundy (Machias Seal Island) survived this summer and scientists suggest climate change is to blame. 119 more words

Anagnorisis -- Ignorance To Knowledge

Picture Quilt: a visit to the Bass Rock

Earlier this year, I went with my pal John to visit the Bass Rock and look at the Gannet Colony. We went out by boat, on the… 560 more words

Story Telling

We got locked in a toilet... but did we finally see puffins?

Our visit to the Isle of May:

Okay, so when I say ‘we’, I obviously mean Adam. I was left to team up with another tourist and use keys, coins, and whatever else we had to hand, to prise him from his self-imposed prison cell. 641 more words


Could do better...

Sorry, I seem to have lost focus this week.

I have written several thousand words, but none of them were suitable for a blog. It’s interesting to me to indulge in biographical musings and a polemic about the waste of time and trees involved in the typical grant application, but it’s not so interesting for the people who have to read it. 340 more words

Care Farm

August's round up

Considering how far behind I am on my commissions, I still seem to have got through a fair amount of sewing this month. I am going to try and get head down today and finish the rest of my hydrangeas… 15 more words