Van Gogh – Monet – Whistler – Constable – Renoir and Benchman

Van Gogh – Monet – Whistler – Constable – Renoir and Benchman

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I’ve been busy working on a creative idea I’ve had for some time which I have called Benchman. It all started …

House Martins Preparing To Leave

House Martins Preparing To Leave

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My wife managed to catch these House Martins on video, which were preparing for their very long flight back to South …

Local Shops

Local Shops

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Local Shops Since moving from the city, one of the strangest things I’ve come across is the way local shops open …

We’ve Had To Light Our Woodburner

We’ve Had To Light Our Woodburner

We’ve had to light our wood burner and it’s still only August! After one of the hottest summers in my memory, …

My Poetry

My Poetry

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I’ve seen quite a bit of poetry as I’ve travelled through blog land. It’s something that I love to read and …

Blue Sheep

Blue Sheep

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Scotland Has The Loch Ness Monster Scotland has its Lochness Monster, Asia has the Yeti and now Wales has Blue Sheep! …

Afternoon Visiting Presteigne

Afternoon Visiting Presteigne

Visiting Presteigne What to do, what to do? A Saturday morning and time to do as we please. It’s wonderful isn’t …

Gretchen Peters Five Minutes

Gretchen Peters Five Minutes

If music be the food of love, play on, that’s what William Shakespeare wrote. He was right too. Come to think …

How I Like To Blog

How I Like To Blog

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How I Like To Blog Now, here’s a thing. I enjoy blogging and I enjoy blogging as I want to blog. …

I Could Live On Porridge

I Could Live On Porridge

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I Could Live On Porridge I have this recurring nightmare where I’ve awoken in the morning and my wife informs me …

When I’m 64

When I’m 64

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When I’m 64 How life changes as we grow older. Or should I say, how our priorities change as we grow …

Sunset

Sunset

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I love a great sunset and with the extraordinary summer we’ve been having in the U.K. this year, they have been …

Upcycling An Old Cupboard

Upcycling An Old Cupboard

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Upcycling An Old Cupboard There’s been a great BBC television series here in the U.K. over the past month or so …

Walking Photography Drawing Food

Walking Photography Drawing Food

Walking Photography Drawing Food Over the past couple of years, with age creeping up on me like a huge shadow, I’ve …

Monaughty Powys Wales

Monaughty Powys Wales

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Monaughty Powys Wales When I first started this blog, I didn’t really know what to write about. Being a humorous sort …

Afternoon Walk In Powys

Afternoon Walk In Powys

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Afternoon Walk In Powys This is something new for me on this blog, showing my photographs from my Flickr pages. Anyway, …