First Summer Sunset

I have a thing for sunsets and I find my Nokia N8 captures them pretty well. I love the beautiful blend colours that smother the sky in the evening. Here in the East of England the land is flat and the skies huge. Instead of taking landscape photos, I call them cloudscapes. I took this…

Out in the White!

Hey there dear blog reader! Here in the UK we had a smidgen of snow over the weekend, I say a smidgen because compared to the rest of Europe, who’ve been bombarded with the white stuff, we’ve had it lucky! Here in snowy Cambridge we had around 6 inches, not much really, and certainly not…

Gimme a Kissy!

Found this photo this morning before I set off for work. Usually I browse around for a quick look at the news, Google News does it for me at that time in the morning. Most days I switch off my PC and drive with a sense of “ho-hum, war here, drugs there, political squabbling in…

Buddha Rocks is back again!!

Buddha Rocks is here again! Thanks to a prompt by Evelyn at Filling a Hole (otherwise I would’ve forgot!) I’m happy to be taking part in this funky monthly tradition. If you’d like to join in get yourself over to BuddhaRocks at deviantArt, choose a picture from his collection and write about it, link to…

Vigilant Pup, Happy Snowman & The True Story of Jack Schitt!

This week has been a bit draining and far from creative. Despite my best efforts to continue writing my NaNoWriMo novel I’ve only managed around 4,000 words. Sigh. The ideas keep wooshing inside my head and even when I’m not physically writing – staring out of the window for example – I’m still writing, albeit…

Weekly Photo Challenge: Opportunity

This photo was taken in Bury St Edmund’s a couple of weeks ago. The East Anglia market town is a hive of activity on a Saturday when the market is bustling away but at the other end of the town it’s pretty quiet. This hotel is extraordinary with flowers still in bloom like the middle…