Poppy harvest? We spotted this field almost overgrown with poppies on our way through Norfolk. It was startling enough to brake hard, stop and photograph. Quote of the Day ”The delicate operation of separating an American from the four-wheel part of him has to be performed with …
Quote of the Day ”I often think how much easier the world would have been to manage if Herr Hitler and Signor Mussolini had been at Oxford.” Lord Halif…
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A message from the cloud appreciation society From our coastal walk on Thursday. Quote of the Day ”An expert is someone who knows the worst mistakes th…
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Mellow fruitfulness Rose-hips and blackberries. Seen on our coastal walk yesterday. Quote of the Day ”The best number for a dinner party is two — mysel…
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Esteemed Reader The link to the Couldry-Schneier piece about Acedia is missing from the morning edition of the blog. The link is: https://edition.cnn.c…
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On our way to North Norfolk today, we came on a flower we’d never seen before on a roadside verge. This is one of the (tiny) flowers, shot with a Summi…
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Quote of the Day ”Give me a man with big hands and big feet and no brains and I’ll make a golfer out of him Walter Hagen, the first great professional …
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Quote of the Day “Writing is a form of therapy; sometimes I wonder how all these people who do not write, compose or paint can manage to escape the mad…
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