We had found the eggs floating amongst the rushes in the cold water of the slough as it rose rapidly with the turgid flood water from the river. The nest was gone, and the eggs barely bobbed at the surface of the muddy green water as it swirled in little eddies towards the stream that had formed at lower end of the slough carrying the extra water away. [Read more…]
Some of you reading this will know she was a writer of science fiction that often ran side by side with fantasy, making an intoxicating brew that drew her readers back again and again for more. Of those of you that did know that, many will know that on the 21st November 2011 she died at the home in Ireland at the age of 85. [Read more…]
Half the world is composed of people who have something to say and can’t, and the other half who have nothing to say and keep on saying it.
~ Robert Frost
“Do not go where the path may lead; go instead where there is no path and leave a trail.” ~Ralph Waldo Emerson