Tag Archives: snow

As good as it gets…

The window had blown out of the shed again with the overnight gale. The horns I’d been spraying gold in there needed rescuing from the garden. The car, the nice shiny car, now covered in sticky petals from the cherry … Continue reading

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Blossom #midnighthaiku

Before cherries bloom Spring’s carnival of colour Winter blossoms white

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A magical morning ~ the song of the forest

Navigating the ice and snow across the car park, we managed to get back out onto the road, and, although we were now facing away from home,the view that greeted us swept any thought of home from our minds. It … Continue reading

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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

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Golden hour…

“Okay then, email me if you wake early. And if it looks hopeful, I’ll come down…” My son had asked if we could go and greet the sun somewhere again, if the weather was suitable. Having slept badly the past … Continue reading

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Snowfall ~ Sisyphus #writephoto

“Don’t get too close!” “What do you mean? Do you think I could wake him up? It’s a rock, just a big ‘un! Relax!” The snow continues falling, nothing moves, bar the flakes in the light wind. I know it’s … Continue reading

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Disguised #midnighthaiku

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The Summer Man ~ Michael #writephoto

The Summer Man, as we knew him shivered under his cardboard shelter as the snow fell along with the temperature. It was clear he disliked the winter, he told us often enough. He refused to move into warmer places vowing … Continue reading

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Village #midnighthaiku

Sleepy village streets Sink deeper into dreaming Blanketed in white

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Silence #midnighthaiku

Chill warmed by glory Eastern glow gilds the lily No words are needed

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