Tag: walk

River glance

Meek and nearly sunless the stripe of river when summer all but fills the backwaters Oaks overcast a few fixed-focus fishermen who cast below their piscine hopes with flies catch sight of perch, barbel and bream and dream kingfisher blue lightning sudden thunder and rain beating… Continue Reading “River glance”

In the shadow of the Guadarrama

I’m joining in with Jo’s Monday walk with a synopsis of a three-day trek in the Sierra de Guadarrama. Not so much dancing with wolves – though they are here – as walking with donkey. This Spanish adventure was on my agenda a year ago,… Continue Reading “In the shadow of the Guadarrama”