I brought my work outside as it is too glorious an afternoon to be indoors, but mostly because my home looks like it has been serially burgled. I have to go in in a moment and face some of the domestic ungodliness, but first some photos of right here, right now.
MasterB is a happy boy.
Warm days, being in the garden, finding a smelly twig to play with.
I’m feeling quite pleased with myself. The flat is a tip, but I have just completed a draft for a presentation I have to give and it is atking shape nicely.
Now to fetch MasterB from the great outdoors, snatch a bite to eat and race out to the theatre. I may leave the bioy outside if that’s what he wants, then with luck, this is how he will be when I go to bed.
After a dull day where the clouds grew dark but rain did not fall, it is a beautiful evening. Perfect for sitting outside and enjoying a bit of summer.
But I’m tired. I am sleeping badly again, so when I finish typing this I shall get into my pyjamas and go to bed. Not to sleep straightaway, as MasterB is bounding about in the garden, and he is going to be shut in much of tomorrow. Continue reading
Not eaxctly Robert De Niro or Christopher Walken, but here is MasterB in a shaky little video hunting Bumble bees in the June sunshine.
Another year in the middle of June, I’d have said the weather was disappointing today. But this year, this June, the sight of the sun trying to edge its way through the clouds made me think, ” Oh, it’s a nice day today.” And in the end, by early afternoon it was a lovely day of blue skies and warm sunshine. My washing dried on the line, MasterB retreated to the shade under the garden seat, and is now outside hunting in the still warm air.
Only a couple of months ago in time, but with autumn settled in, the grapes and blackberries ready to eat, these three photos from July when I was staying with Cousin could be a distant planet.
This photo seems to sum up this summer. A flower blooming against a dark background.
It seems an age since I posted a picture of a bicycle, so I offer you these pictures of just some of the bikes I saw when i was out and about yesterday.Continue reading