Tag Archives: Autumn

Harvest Moon Beach

Harvest Moon Beach (September 2014) I didn’t see the Harvest Moon last night; the sky was clouded, closed. But on today’s afternoon my feet touch virgin sand. My beach has changed. According to the dictate of the moon the sea … Continue reading

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On a very grey and rainy day…..

…in the Uists.  Nothing to do but sleep?

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Herbsttag / Rainer Maria Rilke

…………………………….. He who now has no house, will build one never. He who is alone, will long so remain, will awaken, read, lengthy letters pen and in the lanes will forever restlessly wander, when the leaves are driven. Herr, es … Continue reading

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My song of the month: Now the Swallows are away

The equinoctial wild winds are reminding us that summer is over here on the islands. My Elder bush looses its leaves, the garden looks tired and migration has started very early this year….. This makes me want to share a … Continue reading

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