Monthly Archives: November 2018

Tribute to the Man CCC3

I knew the man I loved him dearly When he died I had him carved And set beside me.

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #3

Welcome to my weekly challenge—open to all—just for FUN, FUN, FUN Here’s how it works: Every Wednesday I post a photo (this week it’s that one above.) You respond with something CREATIVE Here are some suggestions: An answering photo A … Continue reading

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Sunday Perfection

Of all the photos I’ve taken of fungi this season, I rate this as the best. Shame I can’t identify it with absolute certainty. It’s a parasol, that’s all I will say. Why is it ‘perfection’? Cos it’s not yet … Continue reading

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A Bridge Too Far

One of my favourite walks is along Marriott Way. A former railway, it sidles along sidings, ramps above the looping Wensum valley, and ducks beneath innumerable road-bridges. This  (apparently) is bridge number 262. I believe Bridge No 262 qualifies for … Continue reading

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The Proposal CCC2

‘We’ll go to Amsterdam.’ Yea? When? ‘For our honeymoon.’ Is that a proposal? He nodded. We’ll fly? He shook his head. By train, then; via the Chunnel? He shook his head. ‘By boat.’ Yea? The ferry? From Harwich? He shook … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #2

Welcome to my weekly challenge—open to all—just for FUN, FUN, FUN Here’s how it works: Every Wednesday I post a photo (this week it’s that one above.) You respond with something CREATIVE Here’s some suggestions: An answering photo A cartoon … Continue reading

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A Fungus of a Different Colour

Yes, folks, it’s Fungi Sunday! A couple weeks back I posted a pink-capped fungus. So, here’s a purple one to go along with it. And an orange one … Although my guide book says Ganoderma resinaceum, Google images shows some very … Continue reading

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With the City Spread Before Me

So, I thought, for this week’s #2018picoftheweek why not take a piccy of the city … To the left is Norwich castle built by the invading Normans. The church beside it (moving to right-ward) is St Peter Mancroft, founded by … Continue reading

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Bobby’s Last Post CCC1

‘Go whitewash the last post,’ the corporal said. But young Bobby was expecting it; they always messed with the new recruits. They thought he’d set off on a frantic search of the barracks, trying to find the last post. Instead, … Continue reading

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Crimson’s Creative Challenge #1

Welcome to my weekly challenge—open to all—just for FUN, FUN, FUN Here’s how it works: Every Wednesday I post a photo (this week it’s that one above.) You respond with something CREATIVE Here’s some suggestions: An answering photo A cartoon … Continue reading

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