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Living

Sunset/ Low Tide

Old Wivenhoe silhouetted at twilight, with the River Colne at low tide.
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Making

Lemonade

When the neighbours give you lemons… (Bowl by Maureen Hume Ceramics)

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Making

Star

Agapanthus Midnight Star – blooming on the quayside for the first time since being planted a year ago.
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Living

A Warm, Good, Night

…from the front porch on a hot summer’s night, with an ice cold drink. Sweet dreams.
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Moving

Across

The view from Wivenhoe to Fingringhoe on a lunchtime walk.
The more I move, the more settled I feel.
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Moving

21:34

Seeing double: the moon reflected on the River Colne last night.

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Living

Summer Wall

Along the quay at Wivenhoe, landside is as beautiful as waterside in June.
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Moving

Distant Shore

The view across towards Fingringhoe from the walk to Alresford Creek.

If I want a break from the computer screen, I can be here in minutes. Another world, on my doorstep, the perfect tonic.

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Living

Push/Pull

With the cold Spring, the local fishermen have had to wait longer to go to sea this year. Now the fish are coming back, the boats are going out. Looking out from the kitchen window, it’s reassuring to see them mooring up again. The push and pull of the marine parking lot.

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Moving

At the Beach

The River Colne on a cold, sunny May morning at Wivenhoe.