Adieu, Agapanthe!

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Adieu, Agapanthe! In with the yellow roses (see Beauty in Decay/27 ) were some agapanthus… If anything, these have decayed even more spectacularly! I used to have agapanthus in the garden, but sadly these are no more. But I had

Adieu, Agapanthe!

Beauty in Decay/28

Adieu, Agapanthe! In with the yellow roses (see Beauty in Decay/27 ) were some agapanthus… If anything, these have decayed even more spectacularly! I used to have agapanthus in the garden, but sadly these are no more. But I had

Evening light on fields in Transylvania

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Here’s another solitary soul in Transylvania, Romania, walking across a field in the evening light. You can spot him, because he’s carrying a white bag (otherwise he does rather blend into the landscape!). The light on a late May evening

Evening light on fields in Transylvania

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Here’s another solitary soul in Transylvania, Romania, walking across a field in the evening light. You can spot him, because he’s carrying a white bag (otherwise he does rather blend into the landscape!). The light on a late May evening

Yellow rose shrivels...

Beauty in Decay/27

I was given some flowers over a week ago, and they are just starting to decay. I took one of the roses out of the water to hasten it’s demise (cruel woman)…. the petals have started to curl, and the

Yellow rose shrivels...

Beauty in Decay/27

I was given some flowers over a week ago, and they are just starting to decay. I took one of the roses out of the water to hasten it’s demise (cruel woman)…. the petals have started to curl, and the

On the bank of the Arno, Pisa

Inviting at Nighttime

Despite the dodgy title, I assure you this is all innocent stuff….This week, the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is Nighttime, and Ailsa has us thinking about images that say Inviting….so, what better than to combine the two. I leave you

On the bank of the Arno, Pisa

Inviting at Nighttime

Despite the dodgy title, I assure you this is all innocent stuff….This week, the WordPress Weekly Photo Challenge is Nighttime, and Ailsa has us thinking about images that say Inviting….so, what better than to combine the two. I leave you

Early morning solitude

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Alone in a remote rural landscape, early morning. This was taken on my travels in Maramures, Romania a few years ago. The low cloud and the single, dark figure walking into the distance charging the scene with atmosphere….

Early morning solitude

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Alone in a remote rural landscape, early morning. This was taken on my travels in Maramures, Romania a few years ago. The low cloud and the single, dark figure walking into the distance charging the scene with atmosphere….

Closer view of Lycian tomb, Fethiye

Weekly Photo Challenge: Endurance & Travel Challenge: Strong

Now this may not be the best combination of challenges that I have attempted, but it works for me! Over at the WordPress Daily Post we are asked to show images that say Endurance, and Ailsa of ‘Where’s my Backpack?’

Closer view of Lycian tomb, Fethiye

Weekly Photo Challenge: Endurance & Travel Challenge: Strong

Now this may not be the best combination of challenges that I have attempted, but it works for me! Over at the WordPress Daily Post we are asked to show images that say Endurance, and Ailsa of ‘Where’s my Backpack?’

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Second post for today…. here’s another solitary soul from my travels in Romania. Taken through a car windscreen early in the morning in rural Maramures. And yes, I did fail to retouch the blobs on the windscreen…

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Second post for today…. here’s another solitary soul from my travels in Romania. Taken through a car windscreen early in the morning in rural Maramures. And yes, I did fail to retouch the blobs on the windscreen…

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Beauty in Decay/26 (Worn Out)

I was going to title this “Worn out and Weary”, as that is how I have been feeling recently…. I have been absent from blogging for almost a month (although from time to time I have checked my reader to

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Beauty in Decay/26 (Worn Out)

I was going to title this “Worn out and Weary”, as that is how I have been feeling recently…. I have been absent from blogging for almost a month (although from time to time I have checked my reader to