Daily Archives: May 11, 2020

Medieval Embroiderers ~ April Munday

Reblogged from April Munday: Butterbowden Cope By The original uploader was VAwebteam at English Wikipedia. – Transferred from en.wikipedia to Commons by NotFromUtrecht using CommonsHelper., CC BY-SA 3.0, https://commons.wikimedia.org/w/index.php?curid=8939525 Embroidery was something that every woman brought up in a wealthy … Continue reading

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The Giant and the Sun – In search of King Arthur (A Thousand Miles of History)

We wandered the summit of Cadbury Castle, each of us alone with our thoughts before gathering once again at the centre to speak of archaeology, history and legends. Now, legends are all very well, but many a place has adopted … Continue reading

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Guest Author: Graeme Cumming ~ A Book At Bedtime?

Did you read bedtime stories to your children when they were little? It was a magical time – and not just because it was the precursor to getting some peace and quiet for a few hours! No, there were opportunities … Continue reading

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Tresspassing ~ Teresa Smeigh #writephoto

John was perched precariously on the stone and casting his line deep into the causeway. He ignored the sign saying “Private Property! No Fishing Off the Rocks!” and kept on casting out his line. His boat, the “Jenny Lee,” named … Continue reading

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Dear Don: Religious Syncretism…

Dear Don, I wish I’d left you copies of the photos… you should see the stones now that there is time to really consider them! I’m betting the lion slaying David has an alter ego… and I wonder how many … Continue reading

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Along the Causeway ~ J. P. #writephoto

Somewhere along the causeway it fell from deadened fingers a splash, a wave, it sank away catching a moment’s glimmer before it’s gone forever Continue reading at The Wide Eyed Wanderer

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Direction

  I whisper you to the west, The mist carried your name across the cloud-path, Coursing through the life blood of rivers, Washing far off shores as tides ebb and flow, Drawn by the moonlight. I whispered you to the … Continue reading

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Causeway ~ Trent P. McDonald #writephoto

Water, water as far as the eye could see. “So, this is it?” I asked. “I’m afraid so,” Tej said. He pointed out into the water. “Look, though, you can see the path is still there.” I had seen it, … Continue reading

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Memories #midnighthaiku

Life needs memories In stillness or full flow For the quiet times

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