Daily Archives: May 25, 2020

Afghan adventures#35 Goodbye Bamiyan, Hello Yakolang~ Mary Smith

Reblogged from MarySmith’sPlace: Autumn 1989 Khudadad was full of apologies for the fact the truck was very old, and indeed I had reservations about its ability to take us very far. It resembled something made out of a rusty meccano … Continue reading

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The Red Beetle and the Painted Room ~ Alethea Kehas #writephoto

It was a strange morning, but that is not too unusual. There was a deal with the garden fairies before sleep and then a dream of a curious beetle before waking. The dream so vivid and Alice and Wonderland-like I … Continue reading

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The Giant and the Sun – The Great Hill (A Thousand Miles of History)

Our final site of the official weekend workshop was Maiden Castle, an enormous prehistoric structure just outside the Roman town of Dorchester. We gathered in the car park beneath the hillfort and began the climb to its gates. The name, … Continue reading

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Paint Like No One’s Watching ~ Brianna Marie #writephoto

Would she ever be captured in a painting? In a photograph? Geneva was too small for humans to notice, too quick for the normal eye to see. Little did the humans know, it was her and her fairie kin that … Continue reading

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Sapphire and Topaz…

* Abadam and his brother Abadel contended for the favour of Yva… * Abadam offered her sapphire while Abadel offered topaz. Yva was pleased with Abadel and she lay with him. Continue reading at France and Vincent

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Painted ~ Cheryl #writephoto

Red wooden bridge highlights the space Lily pads basking in this sunny place Trees and lilies standing aside To show the beauty of nature’s pride. Reblogged from Cheryl at The Bag Lady

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Taking flight

I’ve been watching for a while. First, as the little bluetits explored their options, then as Mrs Bluetit decided against moving house, they began rebuilding, flying backwards and forwards with the materials they needed to make a soft, warm nest … Continue reading

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One Misty Moisty Morning ~ Keith Hillman #writephoto

As the sun starts its upward journey painting the sky with a golden glow, most still slumber.  But not me. On this misty moisty morning, the air I breathe is damp, the breeze that strokes my skin chilled yet invigorating. … Continue reading

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Infant #midnighthaiku

Masked marauder plays Infant imagination Explores a new world *

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