Filed under Landscape

Splash

Splash

January is drawing to a close already, and I am still rather conspicuous by my absence here in the blogosphere.

Heartscape

Heartscape

Our cottage stands atop a hill, where it is buffeted by the winds: the price to be paid for gazing out across fields and woods, hills and valleys.

Silhouettes

Silhouettes

With a run of mostly dry days this week, I have been unashamedly obsessed with the wonderful light at either end of the day.

Catching Up

Catching Up

We returned from our travels through a glorious sunset, arriving home after dark and waking the following morning to a misty autumn landscape.

Fire

Fire

The dying embers of the evening sun lit up the sky tonight in a fiery flourish; quite magnificent.  

The Visitor

The Visitor

One evening a few weeks ago, while those fierce winds were raking across our hilltop, we spotted something taking shelter by the hedge that runs along the field beside us.

Postcard From Dorset

Postcard From Dorset

The bank holiday weekend found us driving to deepest Dorset, with a slight detour over the border to North Devon for a delicious lunch at the River Cottage canteen in Axminster.

Thaw

Thaw

Fresh snow continued to fall for the first few days and nights of this week, creating whirlwinds of white beneath the brooding skies.