Daily Archives: October 14, 2020

Stromness by night ~ Steve Tanham

A series of short ‘betweens’ from the Silent Eye’s ‘Pictish Trail’ and ‘Ancient Orkney’ workshops. We’re having an after dinner walk along the night streets of Stromness, Orkney’s main ferry port and link with Scotland. My wife and I have … Continue reading

Posted in reblog | Tagged , | Leave a comment

Circles Beyond Time ~The Standing Stone

We had brought the group here for just two stones. Nothing as visually spectacular as the wonderful dolmens we had seen in Wales, but to a quiet, green glade that always feels as if it is waiting and where a … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, albion | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 4 Comments

Field of Sheaves: Lore…

* …‘No… They burned the keepers…the practitioners…they were too old to flee with the rest.’ ‘The lore perished?’ ‘There was a young one…also a keeper’ ‘This is before the Romans right?’ ‘Oh way… way… way before…’ ‘How did they generate … Continue reading

Posted in albion, Ancient sites, Art, Books, Don and Wen, france and vincent | Tagged , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Shadow boxing…

So, today, all last-minute test results being well, I start a combined chemotherapy and immunotherapy regime. I cannot say that it is something I am looking forward to starting exactly, but as the alternative is to sit here and wither … Continue reading

Posted in cancer | Tagged , , , , | 146 Comments

Choices #midnighthaiku

      Choice of fight or flight Decisions borne by the heart Serenity found  

Posted in Photography, Poetry | Tagged , | 10 Comments