May 2014

Cow shy (24 May 2014)

The rain, as predicted came down big. I donned socks and thick trainers, a hoodie and leggings, yoga top and sweatshirt, over which I put a lightweight mac. Zipped up and went clockwise out of the drive. 'Go with the...

Mouse ears, what mouse ears? (21 May 2014)

If you lie on your side you will see that these are NOT mouse ears, although I thought they were. Their common name is 'thunder flower' on account of the historical belief that if you picked them you would...

mid may (20 May 2014)

Nettles, ferns, bluebells and mouse ears. Olive green, emerald green, silvery green and dark green. Silver car, silver van, green van and cyclist. The great big oak tree on the corner of my field, pooh corner, so called because of...

Thank you Mr. Lao Tse. (12 May 2014)

If the coffee is too bitter it makes for an uncomfortable chill out. If the room isn't hot enough it makes for a less than thrilling yoga session. If I don't write it makes for a debilitating day. If nobody...

Nul Point (10 May 2014)

Last night I starred in my very own time lapse sequence in a film about insomnia. In the bed. Out the bed. Under the duvet. Over the duvet. Down the stairs. Up the stairs. In the bed. Out the bed....

Black birds screaming in the dead of night. ( 8 May 2014)

So butter wouldn't melt in his mouth, the delicious KING SOLOMON, he with the shiny black coat and white bootees. Then before you could scream SOLLEEEEE NOOOOO he had floored one tiny baby blackbird. I screamed and poked him with...

catch up ( 6 May 2014)

The grey clouds were thin. The only beings out were me and the bids, who were chattering, whistling, squawking and clucking. The view was green, dark greens, emerald greens, light green and that silvery green that shines on the back...

In Somnia ( 3 May 2014)

Okay so its 04.51a.m. on Saturday May 3rd. I can't sleep. The old git can't sleep. Both cats can't sleep. The birds are singing and my left side is cold. The right side seems to be still warm from all...

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