Tag Archives: postaday 2014

Travel Theme: Autumn

Autumn has a quality of melancholy; a change of light from bright yellow fresh green and gold to chromatic shades and hues, shadows from rain clouds and misty mornings. It’s the beginning of the end of Summer which we look … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Texture

The challenge this week is texture; you’ve got to take the rough with the smooth on this one, no slip-ups. Ancient oak casual brick paviors Leaf fall Alfie dogs soft fur formal brick paviors http://dailypost.wordpress.com/dp_photo_challenge/texture/

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Travel Theme/Wheres my Backpack: Fresh

Ailsa’s looking for something fresh… Breakfast with friends in Ludlow, Shropshire; a full English with interpretations, tea, coffee and fresh orange juice for me on a lovely sunny morning. Breakfast went down well but more fresh orange juice for me … Continue reading


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Weekly Photo Challenge: Perspective

Perspective is a particular view of person or a thing as seen from a vantage point. I remember from drawing, that any subject (form) should be constructed so the linear perspective is true to single or multiple vanishing points. The … Continue reading

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The First of the Month

I’m always amazed how my childhood is such a part of my being. At boarding school we watched the calendar like hawks for the First Day of the Month. Unpreparedness meant exposure to punishment from your peers. ‘Pinch-and-a-punch-first-day-of-the-month’ greeted the … Continue reading

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Confidence: Who needs it and how do you get some?

The beastly floods have gone…good riddence Confidence is a mercurial condition, fluid and unreliable. Contrary to the persona I project (learned when at Boarding School) I’m not a confident person. I can be, but it’s hard work and takes its … Continue reading

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