Monthly Archives: March 2015

Colourful, Creepy Monotones

Over the last year or so, I’ve got into the habit of trying to build my midweek post around Cee’s Fun Foto Challenge, which comes out every Tuesday. This week it’s Colourful Monotones. I racked my brain for ages, trying … Continue reading

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Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park, Washington

Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park and Wanapum Recreational Area are located in central region of Washington State, beside the Wanapum Lake reservoir on the Columbia River. Petrified wood was first discovered at what is now Ginkgo Petrified Forest State Park … Continue reading

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Venetian Greengrocers

Of all the cities I’ve been fortunate enough to visit, there’s no secret that Venice is by far my favourite. It’s a place like no other, and with so much to see and do. I could host a blog devoted … Continue reading

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The Streets of Old San Juan, Puerto Rico

This time two years ago I was in Puerto Rico for the first time. Since then, I’m lucky enough to have been back for a return visit. There’s so much I enjoy about the island, but without doubt my favourite … Continue reading

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As Sir Terry Passes, Jaspa’s Journey Is Reborn

Thursday was a sad-happy day for me. Most writers are influenced and inspired by those that come before. Their literary heroes, if you like. And right at the top of the list for Rich is the immensely talented and successful … Continue reading

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Caught Unawares by the Hawaiian Surf

I know I’ve posted this photo before, most recently in Kauai, Hawaii’s Garden Island, which kick-started my overview series on the five Hawaiian islands I’ve been lucky enough to visit. But when I saw that the theme for Cee’s Fun … Continue reading

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Why Utah?

“Why on Earth are you going to Utah?” I got asked that question, in one form or another, so many times before I visited there a couple of years back. My response was always, “Why not?” Let me get something … Continue reading

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