Tag Archives: Autumn

Seasonal

It’s the season of the suicidal pheasant here just now. We have masses of them in the fields and hedgerows, and they are really not at all good at their green cross code. Luckily they’re quite large colourful birds (with … Continue reading

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artificial autumn

This morning it looked like Autumn had arrived overnight. The high winds and heavy rain last night had swept so many leaves, and in fact whole branches, off the trees that the roads were covered with a slippery layer of … Continue reading

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walking and wildlife

Today there were an awful lot of sheep, usually running away from us, nearly all scraggy-looking. There were some quite large cows, with big feet, who had made all along the edge of one field nearly impassable with cow-foot-shaped potholes. … Continue reading

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I stopped to take photographs so often that the walk took three times as long as usual

              

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Not yet please, I still haven’t managed to buy a snow shovel

About two weeks ago I mentioned that it was a bit autumnal here – I've been using the little back road to get to work (yet more roadworks on the big road), and as it's tree-lined, and they are mostly … Continue reading

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autumn

The weather was glorious this morning, so we went for an autumnal walk in New Lanark – up to the bridge and back. Dundaff Linn shadows New Lanark path Walker's long shadows Corra Linn And there just happened to be … Continue reading

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heading into the dark

Currently we are having a stunning autumn; the trees are wonderful colours and the mornings are bright, sunny, and not as cold as they can be at this time of year. The colours look even better when the sun is … Continue reading

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Geese

It's easy to tell when it's Autumn here; our house is overflown by geese every morning and every evening. Great big skeins of them, all making that continual wawp wawp noise, that I'm assured by my Papa (who listens to … Continue reading

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