Category Archives: creativity

10 Top Tips For Enjoying Lockdown

10 tips for fulfilment & enjoyment which work any day of the week or time of the year; in crisis or achievement. Continue reading

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California Dreaming Just Became Reality: Let’s All Go To San Francisco

  Fisherman’s Wharf is a hive of activity; a lot of it tourist.  Street shows include musicians, clowns & artists. Every now & then you can capture a glimpse of daily life, ‘sans’ tourist. A van makes deliveries to a … Continue reading

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Some Friends Leave a Hole When They Are Gone

Don’t it always seem to go That you don’t know what you’ve got ‘Til it’s gone Joni Mitchell: Big Yellow Taxi I have come to realise that friends fall into a number of categories, the most valuable being that you … Continue reading

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Independence Day

Clouds. Take care until next time …

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Recharging The Batteries

I enjoy the challenge of  finding time in amongst other ‘daily duties’ to relax, ponder & reflect, whenever possible. Dropping my car off at the local garage gives me opportunity to walk home along the canal where I can enjoy a range of … Continue reading

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Natural Symmetry

Tree & sky reflected in a canal last summer. Take care until next time …

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Living In Hamburg

Here are a few photos showing contrasts in living accommodation within Hamburg.   From houses to flats … … all very different in shape, colour & location … … but all ‘home’ to someone. Take care until next time …

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New For Old

This photograph of Rothley Station on the historic Great Central Railway, UK was taken in 2014 (the pylon in the background betrays its age). Take care until next time …

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Iconic Skyline

I love silhouettes … … & it’s amazing how changing only one thing can completely change the mood. Take care until next time …

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Ice Crystal Patterns On Glass

Here are a few photos of ice crystal patterns on the windscreen of my car during the recent cold weather here in the UK. I never cease to be fascinated by the variety & beauty of the patterns created by … Continue reading

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