Eleven days in the summer sun

Sao Rafael, Albufeira, Algarve, Portugal 25th September 2017 It's been a really early morning for me. I've been sat on a Jet 2 Boeing - 737, travelling through the sky blue from Manchester Airport to Portugal's Faro Airport.  A Four o clock start meant i had a few cat naps throughout the journey, spaced out … Continue reading Eleven days in the summer sun



in response to the prompt - Glorious Side, Turkey - 2007 Looking through the old photos again enjoying a walk in the mangavat valley near to our holiday apartment as i remember, the sun was a little hot - and this was taken later in the afternoon remains of a roman wall, set among grains … Continue reading Glorious!

Out of Focus

Salford 19th June 2017 in response to wordpress photo challenge Focus Here's a Pic of A Greek Chapel, in Crete taken during a recent family holiday. I played around with the depth of field in this shot - concentrating the focus on the chapel and the bench outside. Being a chapel - I couldn't take … Continue reading Out of Focus


Create Creativity brings a blank card to life Reds Greens Yellows and Blues combine, hiding in an Envelope with A happy Message To a little girl or boy (or their mum and dad) Everybody likes recieving something made especially for them


Perfume A poem written by inkdrop for the daily post : Perfume Salford (via Heraklion) , 10th May 2017 Perhaps it was her eyes that first attracted me Everyone stopped - freeze frame as we met Reaction to that wonderful smile - unabashed, but From that day on, she seemed to be everywhere Unusually, i … Continue reading Perfume


#coloryourworld #cyw #Scarlet She caught my view, in the Cretan sunshine Casting a watchful eye over the fruits of the island As our gazes met briefly, we smiled at one-another Reacting to a momentary attraction Long haired red head, with eyes of green Enchanting young lady - with chance to meet at The next mornings … Continue reading Scarlet

Caribbean Green

    #coloryourworld #cyw #caribbeangreen #acrostic #sea #beach   25th February 2017 Calm waters lapping on a tropical bay As gentle breezes temper the rising mercury Relax in your hammock - under the shade of a palm It's a wonderful moment, Being by the jewel clear waters Beaches - with cool white sand Each holding a special moment As you soak … Continue reading Caribbean Green