Tag: lake

cloaked in blue

Just after sunset, the blue hour on lake Taupo spreads a stillness over the last of the day’s activities (and there are more blue lakes in my latest New Zealand post HERE) Māori name, Taupō-nui-a-Tia. – literally “The great cloak of Tia”; the explorer Tia… Continue Reading “cloaked in blue”

Suddenly I saw the cold

“…and rook-delighting heavenThat seemed as though ice burned and was but the more ice,And thereupon imagination and heart were drivenSo wild that every casual thought of that and thisVanished, and left but memories, that should be out of season …”The Cold Heaven – W.… Continue Reading “Suddenly I saw the cold”

Goosebumps & textures at the lake

Photos of twig & branch on a New Year Yorkshire morning