Let’s remake the world with words. Not frivolously, nor To hide from what we fear, But with a purpose. Let’s, As Wordsworth said, remove “The dust of custom” so things Shine again, each object arrayed In its robe of original light. And then we’ll see the world As if for the first time. As … More The Kindness of Strangers
I haven’t mentioned it on here but we are going to be on the move again some time in the future. I absolutely love living here in North Cyprus, but the intense heat of this summer really knocked me for six and the older I get the less able I am to tolerate not just … More Mystic Mo
I created this from a photo I took of an abandoned carob store. The building was further along the coast, to the west from where we live in Alsancak, just outside the historic port of Kyrenia, in North Cyprus. The light in the bottom window represents the wealth that people in Cyprus enjoyed from the … More Carob Memories
I’ve had a few comments that, when people have clicked to visit my blog, instead they’ve ended up on a Chinese site or one flogging motorcycles. When my domain: thecrazycrone.com expired, the Chinese site pinched it (may karma bite them on the bum!), and I’ve tried everything to stop the feed switching to them. So … More Site connection fixed
I created a piece of digital art from a photo I’d saved of a mountain top at sunset, overlaid with an image of a waterfall. The water around the mountain served for me as an image of climate change, the melting of glaciers, every-hotter temperatures and so on. I added a few overlays with the … More Yes, We Can – Save the Earth, that is!
I created this from an on-line image I found of the Niagara Falls frozen in super-cold weather last winter. I was interested to see what looks like the pale purple image of a dolphin in the middle towards the right (or it might just be my imagination!). This piece of digital art has a two-fold … More Promise
I created this digital art from a photo I took of a fig tree at a restaurant where we had a meal recently. I superimposed another photo of a fig tree taken earlier this year when it was just coming into leaf, then added a layer of starry images. The trunk of the tree in … More Reach for the Stars