I’m on a winter break at the moment working on the sequel to my fantasy Christmas novel, The Sleighriders. But I also recently prepared The Sleighriders for self-publishing in paperback and was so excited to get my proof copy arrive a few days ago, – just ready for going live for Christmas. So I’m shamelessly … Continue reading ‘The Sleighriders’, Just Out in Paperback for Christmas!
It’s funny how a break from routine makes a person think, often about that very subject – their routines and and day to day life. My recent trip to England was suddenly able to give me a detached view of things, in particular how blogging has gradually overtaken my life and left a lot less … Continue reading Extended Blogging Break – Until the Spring!
I’m off to England to visit family so it’s one quick post before I go. Unfortunately I won’t have time to check your new posts while I’m away, but look forward to catching up with everyone when I get back. On my clock-shaped web I sigh Waiting, waiting, for a fly My silver threads are … Continue reading Last Post Before A Blogging-Break
I’m in an awful quandary at the moment. I currently use my Panasonic Lumix FZ200 (bridge camera) for all of my photography. It has a superb Leica lens and an excellent macro setting. The trouble is I keep wanting to improve my macro, and am probably far to critical of my efforts, which could always … Continue reading Do I Really Need A New Macro lens?
Is it a bird? Is it a plane? No … it’s Super-lizard! Continue reading Is it a bird?
Layers of logs, with circles of growth, showing layers of life … Weekly Photo Challenge Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Layered
A few days ago when the sun came out Mr Lizard was doing a bit of basking on the wall, so I took a few photos. It wasn’t until I was reviewing them that I noticed a spiky object in the background, and thought it was a plant, but decided it didn’t look right for … Continue reading What’s That Spiky Plant?
I needed a change and thought I’d go for a theme with a light background. Resonar looks pretty smart I think, so I’m giving it a go. A few days ago during a sunny spell we had a lovely ‘Common Blue‘ butterfly stop by and I managed to grab the camera and take a few … Continue reading New Theme and Blue Butterfly
My hubby recently built me a moth trap but as soon as he’d finished it the weather immediately turned rainy and windy, so I had to wait. Last night seemed pretty good so we set it up, and this morning I rushed down to see if I’d caught anything. The first thing I noticed was … Continue reading The Moth Trap
We waited for the ducks as they hurried across the river, then the ducks waited for us to throw the bread. Waiting for bread Weekly Photo Challenge Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Waiting
I only added her head … and her stars … and a fig leaf!! Tomato Girl The Original Continue reading Tomato Girl!
A most intricate and delicate structure, beautifully hidden in the long grass! The Owner in Residence Weekly Photo Challenge Continue reading Weekly Photo Challenge: Structure