Tag: river deben

Meanders in the mud

When the tide recedes and the estuary empties there is nothing much to see…or rather nothing much to distract from the patterns left in the mudflats. These ripple formations make interesting studies for geologists and physicists, as well as being an endless fascination for…

An old friend

Here she is again. A favourite muse for the camera. We’ve been visiting her through the decade or so of our walks along the Deben. The setting is timeless; one of waders and gulls living off the ebb and flow of the tidal river….

Houseboat

It’s going on all the time, second by nanosecond under our very eyes, but only when there are big enough bundles of accumulated moments along a timeline do we sheaf them together and call it change. After months away, I revisit holiday haunts, accustomizing, noting absences, novelties,…