Autumn Hues

It is mid-October. Over the three weeks since the garden embraced a new season it has been lashed by storm, chilled in zero temperatures, and wilted under a blazing sun. Yet whatever the weather threw at it, up came the plants again in all their radiance.This afternoon I wandered outside to capture the glories of…

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Arrival of Autumn

I love Autumn. It is the quiet calm after the ebullience of Summer. The early mists have their own serene beauty; fiery colours nestle amidst earthy ochres and paling greens; tourist traffic noise gives way to the softer sounds of nature, of bleating sheep and birdsong. What is your favourite season? What sights and sounds…

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Sometimes it’s better to take a good hard look at where you’re going – and move in a different direction

Last week I came to (yet another) decision. To stop trying – to be what I am not to strive for something I am not sure I really want to persevere toward a goal that I am not sure I can commit to This probably comes across as being very negative. Truth is I’m just…

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Beautiful Autumn Colours outside my door

A third of the way through Autumn (Fall) and the garden is sublime. I don’t recall noticing it in previous years but the bright colours of late Summer are intermingling with the warm hues of Autumn creating a depth and breadth that is inspiring. I felt that I had to capture the moment and so…

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Shop listing: Autumn bracelets ready for Fall

Today I added four bracelets to my Folksy Shop: three in warm colours with a definite Autumn/Fall theme; the other in black bedecked with silver charms just right for Hallowe’en fright night! Wild Autumn Stag plaited leather bracelet / choker; Wild Autumn deer plaited leather bracelet / choker; Copper crown leather bangle: Things that go…

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