Responding To Comments

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. Today’s photographic projects were prompted by responses to recent posts. Yesterday’s offering included 35 photographs, and of those who favoured the very last one, Laurie Graves, herself an excellent blogger, suggested a large print. I made one of A3+ with a white margin. Various comments focussed onContinue reading “Responding To Comments”

Baskets And Pots

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. On an overcast day I alternated between watering hanging baskets and pots, dead heading, and watching the television coverage of the men’s semi-finals at Wimbledon. I would pop outside at what seemed reasonable intervals in the matches, fill a few cans, water a few containers, and return toContinue reading “Baskets And Pots”

A Dust Bath

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. This is the second of my 7 day nature series on Facebook. It appeared originally in https://derrickjknight.com/2014/04/29/a-fascinating-collage/ When we paid for Country Girl last week, Jackie also bought one of her favoured wrought iron candle holders for use as a planter. It has a screw fitted to adjust theContinue reading “A Dust Bath”

Country Girl

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. This morning I received a request from Judith Munns to post a daily wildlife picture on Facebook. I spent some time making a few selections and began with this one from https://derrickjknight.com/2015/04/14/close-encounters-of-the-asinine-kind/ This afternoon Country Girl was delivered. At Fiveways she has replaced the chimney pot, removed by JackieContinue reading “Country Girl”

Mini Marathon Part 1

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. Today’s rain was heavier, and steady. We drove to the Post Office in Hordle to replenish my stock of stamps and send the French water payment on its way. The next visit was to have been to the dump with our bags of hedge and other clippings. WeContinue reading “Mini Marathon Part 1”