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I Can See Clearly Now, The Smoke Has Gone

This is what we were living with for 11-ish days …

My phone camera didn’t do the colours justice. The sun was blood-orange red, and the sky a sickly yellow. 81 more words

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Fire

When the rain stopped, everything grew.

When the rain stayed away, everything dried out.

When the rain didn’t come back, the wildfires started.

I am blessed on my island in the middle of a lake in the middle of a rainforest, but I feel the heat in my bones. 49 more words

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The Summer Tree

Since I got over my ‘chitis (bronchitis) I’ve been doing battle with one Dreaded Lurgy after another … however, today is Summer Solstice and the World has changed. 48 more words

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EMEGHERD - Sunshine!

… And look at this …

I haven’t seen that many funny-looking yellow blobs in our weather forecast since the second week in December!!!

S’cuse me, I must hasten away and swoon! 23 more words

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2140, KSR, and Time Travel

There are any number of films and books about humans colonising Mars, but the best of them, in me ‘umble opinion, is Kim Stanley Robinson’s… 307 more words

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Eine kleine Nacht-Wandering

I was never afraid to go for a walk at night when I was a kid. Sometimes I’d take an old kerosene lantern, but if the moon was up, and it wasn’t too late, off I’d go into the darkness to have adventures. 397 more words

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