Tag Archives: beauty

Field of dreams..?

Long, long ago, when the world was still young and I was younger still, I moved into a house with a garden. It wasn’t much of a garden, long-deserted, overgrown and gone to seed, but my mind painted it in … Continue reading

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Magical ~ Nick Verron #midnighthaiku

Another haiku from my son… Life will come and go Beauty is independent All is magical * (~ Nick Verron)

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Poised #midnighthaiku

Unfurled, unfaded Fleeting moment of glory Passing perfection *  

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Without the hand of Man the sun will rise And set in splendour with the dying day; The soul of beauty does not need our eyes. Man’s fate was never written in the skies Though in its blue reflection, portents … Continue reading

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Fit #midnighthaiku

Subjective beauty Perfectly fit for purpose Divinely designed *

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Heather Valley ~ Smita Ray #writephoto

The trail alluringly undulates for miles approaching the widespread rocky terrain. The purple heather fields sluggishly crouches around the valley and girdles towering hills and precipitous cliffs. With golden sky bespattered by soft feathery clouds the valley gleams like a … Continue reading

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Beauty #midnighthaiku

Does beauty exist If there are no eyes to see No heart to be moved *

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Tread Softly Here ~ Balroop Singh #writephoto

Tread softly here, The velvety carpet of Mother Nature Is waiting to welcome those Who value her exquisite art. Wind whispers to leaves: “Fall gently, don’t ruin the spread Mingle in its violet hues To enhance ethereal beauty.” Continue reading … Continue reading

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Selby Abbey – Dignity and memories

We were supposed to be in Scotland this week, revisiting a magical place. However, that cannot happen at the moment. As things are rather up in the air, I thought I’d revisit a past trip this week and share a … Continue reading

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Close shave…

My son went to the barber’s shop To tend his hair and beard, For both were getting far too long And needed to be sheared. The barber comes from Turkey Where they do a thorough shave, With towels, hot and … Continue reading

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