Tag: south yorkshire

Sunset in a cup

“Bring me the sunset in a cup,Reckon the morning’s flagons up,And say how many dew;Tell me how far the morning leaps,Tell me what time the weaver sleeps  Who spun the breadths of blue!” Emily Dickinson From such reservoirs we can ultimately fill our cups! This is… Continue Reading “Sunset in a cup”

to the abbey with wildflowers, water & woodland

For weeks now my photo mojo has flat-lined and to help me kick start some enthusiasm my daughter suggested I dig out my camera and take a walk with her around one of my favourite spots – Roche Abbey in South Yorkshire. [Quite coincidentally… Continue Reading “to the abbey with wildflowers, water & woodland”

The oaks have it

With plenty of opportunity to check out some weatherlore I went looking for the rate of Spring foliation in oak trees (Quercus robur) and Ash (Fraxinus excelsior. First up was the small grove of Oaks – I’d like to have got closer but it… Continue Reading “The oaks have it”