Tag Archives: sunset

After November

After referring to Thomas Hood and his ‘November’ poem – ‘No sun – no moon!’ etc – a few weeks ago I find myself wondering what he would have thought of December, and this December in particular. We may have … Continue reading

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Sun, Sea and Slate

We certainly don’t visit this part of the world for the weather and will always pack big jumpers and waterproofs whatever time of year we come; armed with lists of jobs to do for my Mum we don’t tend to have … Continue reading

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