I keep my clear quartz crystals on the round table on the small verandah beside my workroom. I don’t have space for these crystals indoors, and it’s good for them to be in the fresh air while knowing the sunlight energises them and they can’t fade. I re-arranged them recently and felt drawn to add … More Earth Healing – Sanctuary Mandala
You may have read about the huge sandstorm which engulfed the Middle East last week, including Cyprus. Here are some of the photos I took and others on the internet of the sandstorm from the air and also in Jeddah. In places the approaching sandstorm looked apocalyptic, almost like an air-borne tsunami. Here the dust … More Sandstorm Scenes
I got back to North Cyprus on Wednesday last week but had such a hectic time during my short stay in London for my third reunion with university friends that I decided to give myself a good rest. I’m not sure what happens to me in the UK but something gets activated. When I lived … More Home Again
I created this image from a photo I took of grasses close to Lambousa, an ancient historical site close to where I live in Alsancak, on the north coast of North Cyprus. We visited this area a while back – it’s about five minutes from where we live – to view the Roman fish ponds, … More Grasses Whisper History
I am very pleased and proud to be able to say that this is my 800th post on my blog. I want to thank all of you who have signed up to follow me, and also to extend my gratitude to those of you who have kindly posted supportive comments. A great community, all of … More Fun & Celebrations – My 800th Post!
I am absolutely delighted to post today a photo of a Hooded Crow which is native to North Cyprus and other parts of Eastern Europe. I have tried so many times to get a photo of these birds when they’ve been strutting around in the paddock beside our apartment but it’s like they have an … More Crow Capers
Here I’ve included the various frogs, snakes and other odds and sods we’ve encountered in our various travels. All photos of snakes and spiders are not taken by me, by the way, for obvious reasons! Warning: photos of snakes and spiders – if you don’t like these, don’t read on!