Monthly Archive: December, 2012

The remains of the day

As another year comes to a close, I wish you all a very happy New Year ahead. This photo of Cow Strand, Sherkin Island, was taken on the same day as Winter Light but during late… Continue reading


This funny festive photo, which I shot through a glass door knob, comes to you with love and gratitude. It’s my virtual Christmas card to you. Thank you for your inspiring posts. You… Continue reading

Star of the sea

This really has nothing to do with the sea but it’s a nice notion all the same. I just wanted to share this paper Christmas bauble with you. I made it using pages from an old book. It… Continue reading

Weekly Photo Challenge: Delicate

Lacework by sea.

The wind from the west

If winter comes, can spring be far behind? A lone onion seed-head still stands in the little island bed, despite Sherkin’s prevailing westerly winds. As our garden lies to the west of the island, with the open Atlantic… Continue reading