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
3 months ago
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
4 months ago
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
5 months ago
… 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
6 months ago
Because it won’t be the same here without you.
6 months, 3 weeks ago
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
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