Monthly Archives: December 2013

Happy New Year!

Exploding fireworks!

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Winter patterns – Sculptures in the landscape

On the hills above Royston, the trees form a natural scene of sculptures in the landscape.

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Slaughter of the innocents

After the glory we come to a hard time, Innocents slain and flight far from home. Pain for the refugee, terror and cruelty How do we cope when no mercy is shown? Remembering the time when King Herod ordered the … Continue reading

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On this night

On a night such as this A young woman obeyed A decent man stayed true So God’s plan could move on. On a night such as this Angels sang of Christ’s birth To bring shepherds and Kings So God’s plan … Continue reading

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Now the year turns and we celebrate Christmas, Changing the altar from purple to gold. How the heart yearns for the joy of a new birth Wonder of angels and story foretold. Magic of midnight, O come all ye faithful, … Continue reading

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Village Nativity

Village nativity performed in an old barn at Bourn, Cambridgeshire

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Patterns on the pane – Haiku

Patterns on the pane Patterns on the pane, Winter sparkle of the frost Melting with my breath. Misty morning wakes, Breath of winter in the air Muffles the dark shapes. Problems with distance, Shapes no longer in focus, Definition lost. … Continue reading

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London in December

Big Ben and the Houses of Parliament, as seen from the south bank of the River Thames. With the London Eye, giant Ferris wheel, looming!

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London at Christmas time

Christmas tree at the British Library Christmas tree at Trafalgar Square – annual gift from the peolple of Norway South Bank Christmas market Leicester Square Picadilly Square, with the statue of Eros enclosed in a snow dome

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More Dunster Castle colour

More colour from flowers and foliage at Dunster Castle, Somerset.

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