Monthly Archives: October 2015

The Glory of Fall

This morning I had one of those rare moments of joy. The sun was shining at just the right angle to turn the hillside of our small valley into a glorious mass of ginger-butterscotch-bronze, outlined against a dark grey sky. It … Continue reading

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Falling into Autumn

The hillsides around here are still mostly green albeit mottled with brown; so far, the brilliant reds and yellows have not made their appearance. The days have been beautiful: clear blue skies, lots of sunshine and very light winds. The … Continue reading

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One of those days!

It’s the fault of the weather. Of course it is. Being English I can blame everything on the weather. Today is cool – well downright chilly if we’re honest – and we went outside to do some much needed tidying … Continue reading

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A book and its cover

It is said that you can’t judge a book by its cover but I wonder whether that’s true? I’m thinking of putting the first volume of my trilogy out on the web and have discovered that the business of deciding … Continue reading

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