Category Archives: Africa

Really Awfully Breezy

It is with greatest of regret I say there’s still no internet- Of emails I now feel a lack; I don’t know when I’ll get them back. And, just for adding to the fun, There is, of gales, another one … Continue reading

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Hail fellow not well met.

Phone call from Younger Daughter at her work today telling me to dash off and fetch J from school before the gale and deluge hit me. I looked out bemusedly at the fine sunny day but took her word for … Continue reading

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Not as in War King*

The photo challenge now running is actually walking — as in Pedestrian And on that theme, a quote from The Mouse in my Baa Baa Black Belt: “ ‘…what strikes you when you cross a chirping insect with a flying … Continue reading

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A Prints-ly Feeling

Originally posted on Leslie Hyla Winton Noble:
At last I have not just proofs, but my own supply of the latest P’kaboo prints for Tabika and Tabika Two, and the proper ones for Darx Circle. I am thrilled with the…

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Equine expectoration

The view from Westville Horse Spittle where l am currently enjoying myself after removal of some chunks I am now better off without.

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                  I enjoyed the hospital visit so much I am going to repeat the experience on Wednesday for a bit longer.                           … Continue reading

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Windows of Opportunity

Some random Windows themes from my pictures for the Weekly Photo Challenge: Owlingly Awful Talepiece       © September 2017 Colonialist

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