You have to get out of town to see the autumn colours… We generally don’t do them well on the north island… but sometimes… sometimes we do all right
Those in the northern hemisphere seem to forget that those of us in the southern hemisphere are deep in the midst of Autumn. And a most beautiful Autumn this year… I can’t remember the colours ever being this vivid… Sorry for being absent – still convalescing a bit – and, I suppose, taking advantage ofContinue reading “Autumn Lingers”
Spotted this decaying old bridge on the way down to Tongariro, but went right past. It stuck in my mind though and I made a point of looking out for it on the way back… Can’t quite explain it, but it feels so desolate, so absolutely lost and forgotten. The stream it once traversed isContinue reading “Broken Bridge”
(Note, I have no idea what has happened to the resolution of this photo! Those shoes are so sharp you could cut yourself on them in the original! argh… apologies!!!) There is something about a pair of shoes that cost more than a round trip flight to Europe. I don’t really want them – orContinue reading “My shoes”
The thing I love about Jeff Koons is that he can always make me smile, even when I didn’t think it was possible. It’s his work (not mine), but it seemed like the right thing to put up today.
Watched a class of beginner boaties out in the bay today – I think it may have been the first session of the year. No sails for the brand new ones, sturdy plastic kayaks and paddles – and still they struggled with the rules both natural and man-made. This little guy, who couldn’t have beenContinue reading “Americas Cup 2022”
The days grow short and nights grow cool. Some of us try to make it last as long as we can.