Daily Archives: February 25, 2016

Giant phoenix appears in stunning Northern Lights display over Iceland

An Icelandic photographer has taken the most striking Northern Lights picture yet – a dramatic image which seems to show a phoenix rising from the aurora borealis. For the full story and pictures: Giant phoenix appears in stunning Northern Lights … Continue reading

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‘Lil Door from TamrahJo

Reblogged from TamrahJo at The Good, Bad and Ludicrous This post inspired by provided picture and Sue Vincent’s “Beyond the door…writing prompt”. I journeyed far, To reach the magical ‘lil door – “Portal to Paradise” ‘Twas rumoured…   Only to discover it unyielding, To first, … Continue reading

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A day in the Dark Peak – war and peace in Hathersage

The first record of a vicar at the church of St Michael and All Angels’ is mentioned in the list of incumbents that goes back to 1281, a hundred years before the building of the current structure was begun, though … Continue reading

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