Hope you have a good weekend!
Urban Cormorants Seen on the Liffey in Dublin one September day in 2019 Quote of the Day ”When I’m good, I’m very good. When I’m bad, I’m better.” Mae…
As you may have gathered, it’s been snowing round here. Avoiding “the sociology of the last five minutes” is difficult, sometimes This yellow warning…
High-tech minimalism Without the vehicle on the left and the logo in the distance you’d never guess this was a service centre for cars. Quote of the Day…
Enjoy the weekend!
Hope you have a good weekend.
Parallel reflections On a country walk late yesterday afternoon we came on a pair of cygnets dabbling in a small lake. After a while, one of them began…
Nothing is perfect A gable-sized mural spotted yesterday in a Cambridgeshire village. On reading, writing and reviewing I read too much. And then, the…
Lightness visible The UK countryside is a bleak place for a photographer at the moment — various shades of brown predominate, and everything is…
A picture for our time. Farewell, painted by August Macke in 1914. Quote of the Day ”Every country has its own mafia. Putin’s Russia is the first where…
A real palace of culture The National Library of Latvia in Riga, where I once gave a talk. Very striking building that dominates the skyline. But also…
The ‘Wild Atlantic’ having a day off Decades ago, some marketing genius in Bórd Fáilte the Irish Tourist Board, had the idea of branding the West Coast…