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Unplugged #midnighthaiku

The Daily Echo has been very quiet for the past week as we visited the south-west of England, first for a Silent Eye event, then a wander with our American friends, followed by a few days holiday. I had been … Continue reading

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‘And whither then?…’

The Daily Echo is going on holiday. Except, it’s not really a holiday… we have a workshop in Dorset and then afterwards, we hope to spend some time with our American friends, before wandering off to explore pathways new and … Continue reading

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Holiday season…

The trouble with going away is the work That needs doing before you depart, Between all the jobs and the livestock and sons… You must take a deep breath and take heart. ‘Cause the freezer needs filling with ready-cooked meals … Continue reading

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#writephoto – Arrive before dark by Sandi at Flip Flops Every day

Image for #writephoto – photo: Sue Vincent “It’s very important you get there before dark, and then you’ll be all right.” These were the last words the farmer said to them after providing directions. The couple was instructed to pass … Continue reading

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Trip Up in the Sun – Reblogged from Nick Verrron

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Nick’s account of his adventures in Tenerife…

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That holiday feeling…

The last vestiges of autumn’s glory still clings to the trees, pale gold and copper against the damp-blackened bark and vivid green of the English countryside. The stone-built cottages, many of them still roofed with ancient slabs of sandstone, or … Continue reading

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Heather calls me, Open horizons beckon … Life is on hold. Intimate starscapes, Daybreaks and sunsets Await my presence. Yearnings fulfilled. The fish have a babysitter in place. Ani is with her friends. My bags are packed. I am heading … Continue reading

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Industrial inaction

Saturday started as Saturday usually does… up at the same ungodly hour as always, well before dawn kisses the horizon in misty, autumnal splendour. Which is a bit unfair really as I had doggedly turned off the alarm clocks and … Continue reading

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French postcards 7 from Steve Tanham

Reblogged fom Sun in Gemini: Sunday morning are strange things on these trips. You set off from your auberge all kitted up like you’re off to the moon, and the first ten people you meet are sandal-clad, sleepy locals carrying … Continue reading

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French Postcards 6 from Steve Tanham

Reblogged from Sun in Gemini: On days like this people often ask why we do it? Why do you spend precious holidays pitting yourselves against the weather, particularly the hot sun, just to travel a few hundred miles by bicycle? … Continue reading

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