My ways and By-ways – Bleak

Yesterday was filthy! So I got my gear on and went for a walk. More to come in another post, about my drippy, squelchy few hours. Meanwhile, here is one of the images from my walk, complete with rain on lens. Farewell from a bleak, but beautiful corner of West Yorkshire for now… Advertisements

In and out of the NeighbourHudd – Brolly alert 6 – just in case.

Nearly two years ago, a much-loved uncle died. His eccentric wisdom did not die with him. One of his philosophies was ‘If it’s fahne, teck a coit. If it’s raining, plee-uz thisen.’ Translated from Yorkshire to standard English, this really means, take your coat, even if it isn’t raining, just in case it starts. If … More In and out of the NeighbourHudd – Brolly alert 6 – just in case.

Sleepless in Slawit

Greasy, indolent insomnia teasing me again. Lyrics which tick round my brain as I turn to find a comfier position. 1am the boiler rattles away, a mocking witches’ cackle. I try to imagine a blank square of nothing, so my mind will become bored and switch off for a while – hard to do with … More Sleepless in Slawit