My Amazon Author Page

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"A Scottish Wind in the Willows on high end skunk."

"I enjoy Kate's stories..."
"A fun and spooky read..."

"The characters are so involving and
loveable that you do want them to really exist. It does read like you've
stumbled across someone's long lost diary from and alternate timeline/universe.
I quickly got into the story and loved every second of reading it...
total gem of a read by an author who deserves a lot more recognition."


Thursday, 29 September 2016

Wednesday, 28 September 2016

April walks 2016

Gradually putting the year's photographs on Youtube.  Photos are not brilliant quality, due to my lack of skill and a cheap camera - it's just for interest.

wind through willow, wind through grass September 27, 2016

Observations from yesterday's walk.

Tuesday, 27 September 2016

March, 2016

A collection of photos taken near home through March of this year.  April and the summer months will follow in due course.

Friday, 9 September 2016

The Unique Sound of the Cricket

'All the happiness the earth possesses in not being broken down into matter and spirit was contained in the unique sound of the cricket.'

The Unique Sound of the Cricket: Édouard Manet, Portrait of Stéphane Mallarmé, 1876.Stéphane Mallarmé died 118 years ago today. He wrote the letter below to his friend Eugène Lefébure, in May 1867, at age twenty-five, when he was working as a teacher in the provinces. It was, apparently, stressful, and Mallarmé came to feel that he’d entered “the Void”—a liberating (albeit terrifying) abyss of... Read More »