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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