Category: Photography

Copy Cat

I was struck by the mirroring of shape and colour between the hill and the cloud on Sunday’s local walkabout. During lockdown2, I’ve been covering the same ground much of the time and avoiding muddy footpaths whenever possible though this day was not one… Continue Reading “Copy Cat”

Goodbye November

“The landscape sleeps in mist from morn till noon;And, if the sun looks through, ’tis with a faceBeamless and pale and round, as if the moon,When done the journey of her nightly race,Had found him sleeping, and supplied his place…” John Clare, ‘The Shepherd’s… Continue Reading “Goodbye November”

Slow coach

A big locomotive has pulled into town,Heavy, humungus, with sweat rolling down,A plump jumbo olive.Huffing and puffing and panting and smelly,Fire belches forth from her fat cast iron belly. Poof, how she’s burning,Oof, how she’s boiling,Puff, how she’s churning,Huff, how she’s toiling.She’s fully exhausted… Continue Reading “Slow coach”