Eye-Pod

I went on the London Eye yesterday for the first time for quite a while. It was for work, and jolly nice too on a sunny afternoon.
Naturally I had to take a photo of the Shard:

Eastern Eye

Eastern Eye


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A Winter’s Day

So far, no snow, but when I was on the train on Wednesday I wondered if I would get back without seeing some of the white stuff.
It is too cold to take many photos as my fingers lose their feeling. But here is the palace of Westminster from the South Bank yesterday afternoon.

A Winter's Day

A Winter’s Day

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A River of Stones, Day Twenty-Seven: Joy

How lovely to cycle to work under blue skies this morning. To see purple and yellow crocus and white snowdrops in the park; sunlight hitting the top of the Victoria Tower and turning it golden; the gleaming steel and glass of the Eye; and the pale green familiar dome of the Imperial War Museum. Structures which have become like old friends; constant constellations in an urban firmament, renewed by spring.