Category Archives: Greetings

Best wishes for 2017

2016 was a year in which the world turned upside down in so many ways. And nothing seems to sum it up better than this shop window display I spotted this morning in Belgrade with its astonishing juxtaposition of icons. … Continue reading

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Happy holidays

Hope 2016 will be a corker!

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Corny seasonal greetings

A very conventional image this year, I’m afraid. I glimpsed this cornfield through a hedge on an all-too-rare summer country walk in Hertfordshire. There were ripening sloes and hazels in the sunken lane, reminding me of childhood walks in Anglesey. … Continue reading

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Wishing you a fruitful 2014 and happy holidays

This picture was taken on my roof terrace last summer: ripening tomatoes, lemons and jalapeno peppers. If only my typing fingers had been as productive . . . Hoping that 2014 will be fruitful for you in every way.

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you’ll never know unless you try

With all best wishes for happy holidays and nice surprises in 2013

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Early Christmas greetings

I spotted this Father Christmas in Thailand six or seven years ago. I particularly liked his old-style mobile phone and the grubby meringue-like foam on his beer. But I also liked the way the sculptor had captured the unfocused bleariness … Continue reading

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