I went for a brief walk today. It was hot and sunny, too hot for me really, but I wanted to visit the village pond and see if there were any dragonflies. I didn’t stay long, but got a few shots. I have been having a bit of trouble with my auto-focus, and was aContinue reading “Sun Sparkles”
We ventured out to Cors Caron today, even though it is still very hot (well, hot for the UK). We only managed a short walk before deciding it was just too hot for us. I spotted a female Black Darter dragonfly having the same kind of problem. She was ‘obelisking’ to keep cool. The obelisk posture isContinue reading “Hot Dragon”
It has been a little too warm for me lately. I am not very good with heat. These guys, however, were delighted. Meet Mr and Mrs Lizard, enjoying a spot of sunbathing at Cors Caron Nature Reserve a week or 2 back.
shade creeps towards me from the big beech tree blackbird sings and sparrows chirp on gently swinging feeders in its arching branches time has slowed in this heat moving like syrup as the sun slides slowly down the slope of the blue I could sit here all day like the cat beside me lazing inContinue reading “summer garden”
At the moment in much of the UK, it is HOT… not hot by comparison with some parts of the world, but for us it’s hot! And it’s been hot for a while and looks set to continue. So when I saw the photo challenge was “fresh” all I could think of were cool showersContinue reading “Weekly Photo Challenge: Fresh”
air like soup cream of tomato hot and thick seeps in to every pore ’til all there is is heat and heat is all there is and I limp onward damply
Refreshed and renewed Showered in hot steam, drenched through In water and love