Category Archives: heather

Solstice of the Moon: All that glitters…

You could easily drive past and never know it was there. Even hoping that we were on the right road and might just find it, we almost missed it… almost, but not quite. I have never known the name of … Continue reading

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Circles Beyond Time – worlds without borders

We left Arbor Low and headed back to the village of Monyash and the pub for lunch. Once again, we seemed to have seen and done far more than should be possible in such a short time, slipping across the … Continue reading

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Circles Beyond Time Weekend – Arrival by Helen Jones

Reblogged from Journey to Ambeth A little over two weeks ago I headed north for a three-day weekend with The Silent Eye, to be spent exploring Neolithic sites and ancient monuments in the Peak District. I travelled alone, meeting most … Continue reading

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Honey #midnighthaiku

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Photo prompt round-up – Reflection #writephoto

The photograph for this week’s prompt was taken close to the Eagle Stone above Baslow in Derbyshire… which is where I am heading today. There is a small spring close by and the basin, although it may be natural, seems … Continue reading

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Finding a stone circle…

It had rained overnight… heavily too. The sky still looked ominous, but held the promise of a clearer day to come. I looked at the bag of boots in the car and shook my head… “No, it’ll be fine…” There … Continue reading

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On the moors…

Even the sceptic had to admit that following the Ubiquitous Pointy Stone had worked this time… Rather than our usual route, we had let the stones guide us and we were straight into the cairnfields and finding traces of prehistoric … Continue reading

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Hugh’s Weekly Photo Challenge: Week 20 – “Solitude”

Solitude comes at dawn when I am alone with the world beneath a molten sky. Whether I am walking with the small dog or taking the long road home from the north, it is a time when alone is never … Continue reading

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