made me laugh

we were still a way from home after long drive over a few days and walked in to a service station to pay and the man asked if i wanted some gum.. i said no, but if he could figure out a way i could get back home with no more driving – would be […]

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Looking for red squirrels

  We visited Brownsea Island hopeful to see some red squirrels – we know they are there but like the Northern Lights – you have to be lucky to see them. A small one ran for cover to a tree trunk but somehow i missed it and feel sure as soon as we left they […]

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Some Landscapes by Plinius

The ‘Open Pit at Dannemora Mine‘  and ‘Some wine besides the white clouds‘ written by Plinius who explores Landscapes through Art, Painting, and Photography at ‘some Landscapes’ “Landscape can be a solace to the exile, but it can be hard to contemplate the beauty of lakes and mountains without thinking of home, or the bitter […]

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Pickled Eggs

We wondered today about lorry drivers who overtake each other on motorways and drive along side by side for a while. maybe they’re having a conversation. We make up storys… “Hello Fred” “Hello Ernie” “How’re you doing today” “Not too bad – How about you?” “Mustn’t grumble – What have you got on your sandwiches […]

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A272

The last 17 mile stretch of the A272 driving west from Sussex into Hampshire – from the A3 around Petersfield to Winchester is a switchback road thru beautiful countryside that draws motorbikers like honey – even in a car as the road swings from left to right curves with the South Downs and sea in […]

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Until

After days of heavy rain, howling winds and grey skys – looked out last night and saw the dark sky was full of the brightest stars and felt its good to press stop – brush off the cobwebs on dreams and other parts of my life, run around, throw leaves in the air, smell the […]

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