Tag Archives: Suffolk

And The Winner Is….

  Serendipity. What do you need for this sort of lexicographical magic to occur? Take an impending invasion, avian displacement and a geeky army officer and you end up with a social construct that benefits millions. Minsmere in Suffolk is … Continue reading

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Walking Talking Reminiscing…

The images are from a recent walk around Southwold, Coveheithe, Walberswick, Sizewell, Dunwich, Thorpeness and Aldeburgh with three friends and their dogs. If you are wondering at the absence of Dog, he is off games just now, having a stone removed … Continue reading

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A wander about #sundaywalks

We took in some air today. Sunshine and sea were the hope but as ever  we hoped for variety. Walking around the town of Southwold on the Suffolk coast gives us that. We strolled through a seared landscape of both … Continue reading

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Hag Stones #poems #poetry

Hag Stone: a stone with a naturally occurring hole through it created by the actions of water: it reminds us of Gaia, Earth Mother and the divine feminine and is said to have magical properties, bringing luck and health From the sea … Continue reading

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December #poem #walking

We walked, Dog and me, through Dunwich Forest and Westleton Heath This poem sort of drifted into my head and fitted both my mood and the scenery December   Wherever we place our faith, in God or nature or another’s … Continue reading

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Summer strolls #walking #suffolk

I enjoyed a few days in Suffolk. The sun shone and Dog insisted on a  walk. We looked at the map; he agreed we should go to Halesworth and follow the Blyth river pretty much all the way. Which we … Continue reading

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Plus ca change…

Change can be good or it can be frightening. Change can be stimulating or depressing. Sometimes we expect to find changes and are surprised, pleasantly or otherwise, when we don’t. I went for a walk this last weekend. Five years … Continue reading

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