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Easter 2015

What a beautiful day it’s been today – ideal for photos. The result is that there were too many photos to choose from for Silent Sunday, so here are some of the others that I took! 9 more words

Busy Living

Geese landing by the Tay

I was standing by the Tay at Kingoodie (just a mile or so upriver of Dundee) watching the gulls and wading birds, and then along came a flock of very noisy geese. 64 more words



This poem is not about William McGonagall but it was partly inspired by his best line (I think) about the ‘silvery Tay’ and is set by the river where I saw these three guys one day. 73 more words


In Search of Bob Servant

This view looking South over the River Tay from Broughty Ferry towards Tayport and Tentsmuir Forest beyond, appeared in several scenes in the BBC Scotland series ‘Bob Servant’ based on Neil Forsyth’s books and starring Dundee man and Hollywood actor Brian Cox. 303 more words

Hopefully Hunourous

On the Newport-on-Tay War Memorial

Dawn drawn guns shot Peter Black
for running from the Somme it seems,
life lost in a day far away from the Tay,
his first cradle. 90 more words


Tay Bridge, Scotland

This photo was taken on St Andrew’s Day 2014 at sunset looking towards Perthshire. The photograph was taken using my iPad Mini of the Tay Rail Bridge in Scotland which connects Fife to the city of Dundee.