Mono Monday: The Big Picture

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I’ve been havering for about the past hour: I simply couldn”t decide which photo to blip. In the end I’ve gone with this because it’s my MM shot, and I’ll put my others on Facebook – though I’m not sure … Continued

Vernal melée

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You haven’t had a swan melée for a while, so please accept this one with my compliments. Today has been a day of post-Bach anticlimax, made worse by the fact that I’ve been tired and in pain. My back has … Continued

Post-Bach post

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So that’s it then: the St John Passion has been sung, and I’m back at home with a smile on my face and a large glass of Rioja. I loved the concert, and I think the choir gave the best … Continued

Autumnal

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A word that describes equally well the colour of these tulips, the weather, and my mood for most of today. Arthur, who had been doing very well on a combination of circulatory and joint medications, has seemed over the past … Continued

Observation

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I was observing the sunset, and they were observing me. I was torn between amusement and feeling slightly unnerved: they stood so still and stared so hard that they almost seemed like aliens from a science fiction story. In truth … Continued

Daffodil

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Did you know that there are thirteen recognised types of daffodil? No, neither did I. This, I think is a large-cupped variety: the corona or cup, which is the orange inner section, is quite large, but shorter than the outer … Continued

Tulip

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I’ve been up to my neck in stuff today: mainly Bach and Photoshop. It’s only four days till Campden Festival Chorus are performing the St John Passion – it will be the first time I’ve ever sung Bach in public … Continued

Mono Monday: Look up

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If I’d posted this in colour you’d see the bee against the blue sky we enjoyed here today, but posting it in mono I’m not sure it’s very obvious that I was looking up. I had thought of using the … Continued

Spring

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The sight of my overgrown borders in yesterday’s shots of the muntjac convinced me that some tidying up was needed – and luckily we’ve had a mild weekend, most of which I’ve spent out in the garden. If you could … Continued

Muntjac

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It’s unusual for me to be posting by lunch time, but R woke me at an ungodly hour this morning, (well, 7am – but it felt ungodly) to say there was a muntjac in the garden, tidying up under the … Continued

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