Tag Archives: garden

A Butterfly and a Blooming Queen Palm

We put out bananas for the butterflies. This is our latest visitor. Took this shot of my neighbour’s  palm tree in bloom. Not sure whether you call them blooms, but I was fascinated by their beauty. Advertisements

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From My Sketchbook – 2

Early, every morning when I open our front door, this little scene greets me. Must do something about that dripping tap. Wishing all American  sporty friends a great Super Bowl today.

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I saw this old weather-beaten chair in the back garden of a house. There it stood with a dignity of its own and a desire to be used – almost invitational in wanting someone to sit in it. I’m always … Continue reading

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The Stillness of a Church Garden

Absolute stillness permeated this scene. Nobody was there, even the leaves on the trees were still. After taking the image I went and sat on the bench and just enjoyed the quietness. A rustling sound caught my ear and suddenly, … Continue reading

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