Category: Photography

Haunted by silence

Through planned, positioned trees,round the next bend,we stumbled upon the ruins,still and lifeless, shrouded in mist…. On, past the frugal remains of a kitchenand a refectory carpeted in grass,a chapel, rooflessand still haunted by silence. Fountains Abbey ~ Gill Renard Another misty Autumn evening… Continue Reading “Haunted by silence”

Breezes, blur & Bokeh

Having just stumbled across Paul @ Photo Genius and his monthly challenges I was prompted to join in and go in search of some Bokeh on a country lane walk. bokeh (/ˈboʊkə/ BOH-kə or /ˈboʊkeɪ/ BOH-kay; Japanese: [boke]) is the aesthetic quality of the blur… Continue Reading “Breezes, blur & Bokeh”

Like the waters

I HEARD the old, old men say,‘Everything alters,And one by one we drop away.’They had hands like claws, and their kneesWere twisted like the old thorn-treesBy the waters.I heard the old, old men say,‘All that’s beautiful drifts awayLike the waters.’ The Old Men Admiring… Continue Reading “Like the waters”