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D is for danger and drama

Among the stonesAnd over the water,From spot to spot,Piercing the darkness,A shining fireLights up and flees.Take care! Take care!From afar, from near,In the green grass,Beneath the cypresses,Like mobile flames,Or frozen beams,Here come the soulsOf the departed! Faust Libretto One of the geothermal wonderlands of… Continue Reading “D is for danger and drama”

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”