Share Your World: Curious about my ancestors

I started this post like I do every time. I copied in the prompts. I start writing my thoughts under each one. I paused when I read the third one. To be honest, I was not sure it was something I was interested in answering. How on earth would I know the names of people who were alive over 100 years ago? We are not the kind of family that have passed down family stories from generation to generation, so these are not things that I know.

Seven-day​ b&w challenge – all in one post

I've lost my mojo and my phojo!

Stories that windows tell

Stained glass windows in churches often portray religious stories or well-known figures such as archangels, saints and so on. But I believe that the everyday, common windows around us have stories of their own - intentional or unintentional. A window can 'tell' its story in so many ways: through the items placed on their sills, what … Continue reading Stories that windows tell

Share your world: three wishes

This week's musings on the Share Your World prompts from Cee's blog. I went to town on the three wishes!

September – four special quotes

My favourite quotes from September 2017.

l.a.y.e.r.e.d.

Focusing on depth and texture to give a sense of layers.

Travel theme: Steps

Stairs and steps - is there a difference?

Venturing into “Share your world”

I came across Cee's "Share Your World" challenge this week - I cannot believe I haven't found it before. So I shall give it a go.

Wondering how, why and at…

(noun) a feeling of surprise mingled with admiration, caused by something beautiful, unexpected, unfamiliar, or inexplicable (verb) feel admiration and amazement; marvel In the past, I have written about wonder in connection with saving our planet - a big ask, I know! But how can we inspire our generation of technological children to appreciate the wonder of … Continue reading Wondering how, why and at…

Wanton “wabbing”

Hahaha! Different to the wabbing I did last week!