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Shades of Green

Shades of Green - A Walk in the Woods

Let’s go for a walk; a walk around your local wood or park. It’s early morning and there’s only you and maybe one or two dog walkers about. There’s hardly a sound. Weak sunshine filters through the branches. There’s still some dew on the grass. You breathe the fresh air - and smell the scent of pine trees. Presently you come to a small clearing; you pause for a moment ...

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The Christmas Robin

The Christmas Robin - Cameos of Bird Life #16

Believe it or not Christmas is coming ...

winter robins posting early for Christmas

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Red Kite Rising

Red Kite - Cameos of Bird Life #15

It was one of those serendipitous moments - hanging out the washing I looked up at the sound of whistling, thinking it was the farmer working his dogs. Only to see a couple of Red Kite rising from the fields with lazy wing beats and forked tails twisting - pale red-brown marionettes in the morning sun ...

distant bells 
red kite rising
into sunlight

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