Monthly Archives: May 2014

Weekly Photo Challenge: Split-second Story

This weeks Photo Challenge is to capture an image that tells the full story in a single frame. Make your own mind up about what happened next in this single frame. A joyful, noisy procession of devotees in Bhuj, Gujarat, … Continue reading

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Weekly Photograph Challenge: A Work of Art

Now, before you get on your high horse you must agree on two things: 1. Beauty is in the eye of the beholder. I agree this composition might not appeal to most of you Bloggers but believe it or not … Continue reading

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Travel Theme: Blossom

Blossom hangs so heavy on the Blackthorn this Spring that it might fool some to think snow has fallen. Blackthorn is a ubiquitous small tree, common to scrubland and hedge-rows. It has long tough sharp thorns and black bark. It … Continue reading

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On the Verge of Summer

Whether the bad weather in December/January had anything to do with this Spring or not, there’s an abundance of foliage in the verges; nature has exploded. This photo taken up on Bredon Hill a few miles from home walking Alfie … Continue reading

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Un-Habit Yourself

Un-habit When you’ve done something countless times its only reasonable to conclude that the more often you do something the less you get from it. Routine dulls the mind. We are all responsible for the degree of dullness inhabiting our … Continue reading

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Travel Theme/WFC: Rivers/On the Move

Two for the price of one this week, On-the-Move on a river On the move… At the River Jiang in Jiangsu Province my progress is interrupted at this lock used by live-aboard sea-going vessels. Further upstream the river widened and … Continue reading

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100 Word Challenge for grown-ups: Week#132

Julia’s off on an oxymoron to Ireland with Hubby running behind trying to keep up. So she’s given us ‘Emerald’ as our challenge this week…in 100 words. Yeh, thanks Jules. Emerald Good Morning, I need some green paint for a … Continue reading


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100 Word Challenge for Grown ups #131

Julia wants us to visit and be visited by Night Demons in 100 words: Can you see ‘night’, Mum? I don’t mean daylight things without light, but the actual night? She took me outside. Standing on the garden lawn in … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Spring

The true images of Northern Hemisphere Spring must be tulips and yellow, here in abundance along the Promenade in Cheltenham. In the UK Spring has burst forth in all it’s gorgeousness for us to enjoy. click the link and … Continue reading

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Where’s my Backpack/Travel Theme: Close-up

She’s a little minx that Ailsa, now she wants us to get close up… So I offer you 6 hermaphrodite phone boxes getting up close, close-up Click this link to find inspiring close-ups

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