Category Archives: Sky

On yer bike

  You only get this view if you’re on a) the velociped or b) shank’s ponies. Great Taste Trail, looking from the Richmond foreshore across to Nelson Advertisements

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Red sky at night….

Complete this old adage. Answers on a $1000 note please. Shakespeare had it right in Venus and Adonis. “Like a red morn that ever yet betokened, Wreck to the seaman, tempest to the field, Sorrow to the shepherds, woe unto … Continue reading

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Night sky

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Sunrise. Waning crescent. Estuary

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Monthly Theme Day – January 2016 – Photo of the Year

The wetlands along Sam’s Track, our cottage  on the ridge.

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   What started life as a corrugated iron haybarn and ended up as a storage facility for vintage vehicles (no prizes for guessing who THAT involved…) is now a sculpture stuck in the middle of our neighbour’s horse paddock.

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Don’t tell me…..

…that this is normal. I expect the 7 horsemen of the Apocalypse any day now. Either that or the TDC building inspector. About the same thing, actually….

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