Daily Archives: May 14, 2016

The Chest # writephoto from vanbytheriver

Reblogged from Van in response to this week’s photo prompt… They were never intended for our eyes. They were evidence. Family secrets. A life ruined. Sue’s Photo Challenge But there they were. The telltale photos. Glued onto yellowing pages. Hidden … Continue reading

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Where were we? Stained glass and bibles…

Sunlight streamed jewels through the stained glass of St Lawrence’s church, Broughton. There are some fine examples of 19th C glass in the little church, making the nave, with its painted medieval walls,  a place of vivid, dancing colour. Although … Continue reading

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The Celebration of Mister Fox: bestial cluster…by Stuart France

Reblogged from Stuart France: Bear and Wolf and Dog and Fox are all closely related. It is tempting to imagine a common ancestor; bigger than Wolf but smaller than Bear. But the official line has something much less rapacious originally … Continue reading

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Where were we? Hidden history …

My guest and I were out soon after lunch and heading towards the terminal blandness of Milton Keynes. I wouldn’t normally inflict such a place on a guest…this is one of the ‘new towns’ of the 1960s, its roads laid … Continue reading

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Chaste #midnighthaiku

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