Tag Archives: ridgeway

IndieAni Bones and the dragon’s lair III

Parking the car up a bumpy lane, we got out and walked along the Ridgeway for a while. She said she was saving the best till last… and I would have been happy with the little wood she let me … Continue reading

Posted in Ancestors, ancient mound, Ancient sites, archaeology, Dogs, History, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

IndieAni Bones and the Dragon’s Lair II

We left Dragon Hill and parked a little way further up. My two legs was a bit cautious here, ’cause there was a lot of sheep to worry about, but to be honest, I was too excited to be getting … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, albion, Ancestors, archaeology, Dogs, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

IndieAni Bones and the Dragon’s Lair

It was a misty morning when she woke me. She was up and about earlier than usual… I wasn’t even awake when she started bustling about… and yet, when I’d had my breakfast and went for the leash, all I … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, albion, ancient mound, Ancient sites, Dogs, dragons, History, Landscape, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

A Thousand Miles of History XXXXVIII: Back to the Future…

We went back once more to where it all began. Paying our respects to Dragon Hill, the ancient White Horse and the hillfort known as Uffington Castle, we left the car and the world behind and walked to Wayland’s Smithy. … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, albion, Ancestors, ancient mound, Ancient sites, archaeology, Books, france and vincent, historic sites, Photography, road trip, Sacred sites, travel | Tagged , , , , , , , | Leave a comment

Riddles of the Night: Guardians of the Way II

Continuing the story of a Silent Eye workshop in Derbyshire, in December 2017. Parts One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six, Seven and Eight can be found by clicking the highlighted links. Cratcliffe Tor is a rocky crag, prized these days … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, riddles of the night | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 3 Comments

Riddles of the Night: Guardians of the Way

Continuing the story of a Silent Eye workshop in Derbyshire, in December 2017. Parts One, Two, Three, Four, Five, Six  and Seven can be found by clicking the highlighted links. Beyond the forest’s leafy shade, The hooded one, with giant’s … Continue reading

Posted in Photography, riddles of the night | Tagged , , , , , , , , , , , , , , | 9 Comments

Notes from a small dog: IndieAni Bones and the dragon’s lair III

Parking the car up a bumpy lane, we got out and walked along the Ridgeway for a while. She said she was saving the best till last… and I would have been happy with the little wood she let me … Continue reading

Posted in Ancestors, ancient mound, Ancient sites, archaeology, Dogs, History, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , , | 28 Comments

A magical morning

Escaping the rush hour traffic after watching the sunrise, I drove the car through narrow lanes, realising that I was following the map of memory. We passed through places to which we had walked as a family long ago, when … Continue reading

Posted in Landscape, Photography | Tagged , , , , , , | 76 Comments

Path #midnighthaiku

Posted in Photography, Poetry | Tagged , , , | 11 Comments

Where were we? Bluebells and lions

With one friend on his way to London, we returned to the village to begin the catching up. Considering we hadn’t seen each other for two years, we managed to get a surprisingly early night, which was just as well, … Continue reading

Posted in adventure, Ancient sites, Art, England, Friendship, History, Landscape, Photography, travel | Tagged , , , , , | 26 Comments