Tag Archives: Nature – birds, flowers, sea or country

Emerging from the chaos of 2020 inevitably older but wiser?

During lockdown I think my life has taken even more of an ‘Alice in Wonderland’ quality, with a few chunks of ‘Alice Through the Looking Glass’ for good measure. The Mad Hatter is of course unaware that mercury is responsible … Continue reading

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Mrs Clucky goes walkabout.

       Just found these pictures of the chickens from next door escaping and going walkabout in our garden, a great deal of squawking and no eggs. Mrs Clucky is now banned!    

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The bees in Emmetts Garden as promised

I promised bees yesterday, so here are the flowers, the bluebell walk and the bees. The film lasts less than a minute. Please click on centre of the film to watch it.

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Tadpoles, spent artichokes and sunflower heads on The Weald Allotment.

   Survival Tadpoles struggle for survival in their watery world, making their way from their transparent bubbles into a savage world full of predators. Lets hope they survive and gradually metamorphoise into tiny frogs, those mournful eyes forever intent on … Continue reading

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Signs of Spring on the Weald allotment.

      What more could you want?

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South Coast Sunset 2

This is a sunset further along the coast in Brighton, the warmth of the colours are good for raising one’s spirits, if of course they happen to be low…but then the sun is shining, birds are singing, cliche cliche…don’t you … Continue reading

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South Coast Sunset

  No, not in Bahamas but sunny Saltdean on a good day. Never actually been to the Bahamas so guessing!

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Saltdean Lido Saved – for seagulls day out?

  Seagulls enjoy a pleasant day out at Saltdean Lido – at least someone can take advantage of the facilities while the endless arguments as to who, when and how it will be saved continue. Pity some of the children … Continue reading

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Windmillls of the mind leap into action

Went up to the windmill at Rottingdean is seach of          inspiration. I was put in the mind of the song dedicated to Van Gogh about the circles of one’s mind. I once did a whole project around this song … Continue reading

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