From High Noon To Sunset Strip

CLICK ON ANY IMAGE IN A GROUP TO ACCESS ITS ENLARGED GALLERY Just after midday, Jackie drove me to Sears Barbers at Milford on Sea for Peter to cut my hair.I am accustomed to barbers laying down their shears to answer the telephone, but today’s hiatus was brought about in a manner I not experiencedContinue reading “From High Noon To Sunset Strip”

Slinking Into The Trees

CLICK ON IMAGES TO ENLARGE. REPEAT IF REQUIRED. Today’s weather pattern was similar to yesterday’s, that is mostly overcast with the sun emerging late in the afternoon. The emergence was rather later this time, and the orb lacked complete confidence as it vied with the smoky clouds. Once again we ventured into the forest where,Continue reading “Slinking Into The Trees”

Early Morning Sun

On her way to an early morning shopping trip Jackie dropped me at Silver Street near Ashley, and i walked back via Everton Road and Hordle Lane. It was a relief to turn right into the lane after walking directly into the glaring sun. The explosion of red, yellow, and green baubles picked up byContinue reading “Early Morning Sun”

Becky’s Book

The sun, peering across shrubbery on our lawn through the trunks of naked trees, rose into a clear pale slate-blue sky, ready to dry the dew this morning. Sometime in 1973 I began to make a book for Becky, then my youngest daughter. It was planned for her fourth birthday the following year. I used water-colour pencilsContinue reading “Becky’s Book”