Something different today: Today I happened to open a book called “Writing as a Sacred Path” by Jill Jepson, at the section on shamanism and our connection to nature. It prompted me to return to a simple photo of an olive tree trunk with the Besparmak Mountains in the background and do some fiddling with … More Remembering Nature
I happened to look out of my study window and see amazing colours as storm clouds hovered over the back of the Besparmak Mountains but over them lighter clouds were scudding along with the evening sun lighting them up.
You get some amazing views of the Besparmak Mountains here in North Cyprus – sometimes they’re as clear as a bell, other times they have clouds moving along behind them on the Nicosia side of the mountains, sometimes they’re hazy with sunshine and sometimes you get clouds moving along on the seaward side which look … More Clouds on Besparmak Mountains
It snowed here in North Cyprus early in the New Year, much to people’s surprise and delight as it was very early and doesn’t last long when it does snow. I took some photos of the snow on the Besparmak Mountains which run along the Mediterranean on the north coast. The snow never reached us … More Besparmak Beauty
I just happened to look out of my study window and see lovely shades of pink in last night’s sunset, then walked out onto the patio to see wonderful cloud formations to the west of … More In the Pink – Last Night’s Sunset in North Cyprus (AEDM16)
While there are spectacular sunsets here in North Cyprus, you also get amazing images when the storms move over, as they’ve been doing on and off for the past few days. We live slightly to the west of Kyrenia, and so far have escaped the worst of the storms when the do move through. However, … More Stormy Weather
I created this image from a photo I took of light over the Besparmak Mountains which run behind our apartment and parallel to the Mediterranean sea to the north of us, about five minutes away. This image immediately reminded me of Camelot and all its myths. The original photo of the Besparmaks is below: