It’s been a little while since my last post for which I apologise. In between this post and my last one I’ve been focusing a lot on photography and my most recent foray into the world of color wheels and … Continue reading →
I seem to be leaping in and out of my chair the whole time, and rushing outside with my camera in hand, to take photos of the flora as spring shifts into full gear. After the somberness of winter it’s … Continue reading →
Living here now, in North Carolina, I can readily identify with the sentiment expressed by Nanki-Poo in The Mikado, for, everywhere I look there seems to be a riot of spring flowers bursting forth from out of the ground and a myriad of buds blossoming on the camellias that someone had the forethought to plant around our house. Having said that, the regular bouts of sneezing that occur each morning as I heave myself out of bed and stumble downstairs to the kitchen to put the coffee on – seems I now have allergies – leads me to also agree with Nanki-Poo when he later sings, “Oh, bother the flowers that bloom in the spring.” Ah well, they look very pretty. By the way, if anyone can tell me what these flowers are, I’d be grateful.