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A Cold Day on the River Wear

Taken with my ancient, good old reliable Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 with a Leica lens.

A Blackbird in the Snow

It’s all very white, crisp, and cold here this morning in Britain. I guess a little bit of snow makes a nice change from incessant rain, but a lot of snow can be… Continue reading

In memory of those who perished in the Holocaust.

Below is a piece of creative writing composed in respectful memory of all those who did not live to see the liberation of the Nazi death camps, and all those who are still… Continue reading

Sunset at Land’s End

Taken with my ancient, good old reliable Panasonic Lumix DMC-FX9 with a Leica lens.

Nextdoor’s cat, doing what he does best.

Taken with my Panasonic Lumix TZ40 with a Leica lens.

A mermaid

I painted a demo model of a new mermaid product that arrived at the ceramics studio I work in, and I’m super pleased with how it turned out. I’m not artistically inclined, so… Continue reading

Arrivederci, Anita Ekberg.

Anita Ekberg was the woman in one of the most iconic images of the twentieth century, the blonde temptress in Federico Fellini’s La Dolce Vita. Taking a dip in the Trevi Fountain wearing… Continue reading

Hedgehogs hibernating in the garden

I take the plunge into the hedgehog property market in a desire to help the hedgehogs hibernate in my back garden.

Thinking of Paris today. Stay strong. We are with you.

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