Tag Archives: buzzard


As my brain is otherwise occupied at the moment… a reblog from six years ago… “It’s a humming bird moth!” said my younger son as he got out of the car. I’d picked him up to fix his suit for … Continue reading

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Vision #midnighthaiku

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Curve #midnighthaiku

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The relationship game

Every morning, for the past couple of weeks, the buzzard has been there, perched on a fence beside the main road as I drive to work. Even when I have had the camera with me, there has been nowhere to … Continue reading

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The Wyrm and the Wyrd: In search of breakfast

We were surprised to find that breakfast would not be forthcoming. While we could, undoubtedly, have booked it separately, it was almost a matter of principle not to do so. I consider it cheating to neither include the meal in … Continue reading

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Game birds?

They’ve been tormenting me for weeks. Every morning as I drive to work, the buzzards line up on fence and hedgerow along a three mile stretch of the A41. It is a stretch of road where there are few places … Continue reading

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Back to Bradbourne

You wouldn’t have thought it was the same day that had thrown all that snow at us, albeit briefly. By the time we had traversed the hills and watched the buzzards wheel overhead the sun was shining and the skies … Continue reading

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When beauty calls

I didn’t get that perfect picture. But I got to watch. It was a clear morning and the stars lingered. Ani and I got back from her run in the half light, frozen and in need of warmth. I switched … Continue reading

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