January 22, 2012 · 10:12 pm
Beautiful and scary sometimes go together… Women, rope bridges, women… er, women, oh, and starlings. Watch this short beautiful and slightly scary video.
Thanks to Frances (& Helen) for telling me about that murmuration over a river in Ireland. I think it was filmed by Sophie Windsor Clive, about whom there is more here.
Meanwhile, while we’re on the subject of birds and water, here are The Laws of Duck Continue reading →
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May 9, 2011 · 1:26 am
Weird weather we’re having at the moment.
Raining cats and dogs? Cloudy with meatballs?
It’s been raining rabbits here.
We found Continue reading →
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