October 19, 2021.Reading time 18 minutes.
It’s the 10th century and Cordoba is the most spectacular city in Europe. Its residents – exceeding half a million – enjoy paved roads, street lighting, running water and well stocked shops and souks. There are some 300 mosques and numerous palaces, public buildings and lush gardens – all built to rival the splendours of […]
October 17, 2021.Reading time 1 minute.
This week’s theme from Debbie for One Word Sunday is SEASONAL Autumn in Bruges (2016)…… Link to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here
October 15, 2021.Reading time 1 minute.
A PHOTO CHALLENGE OF PLACES WE SIT…OR MIGHT SIT…OR ART ABOUT SITTING Window shopping – Memphis 2018! XingfuMama posts every Friday morning….. *Create a post with a photo of places one sits or might sit, or art about sitting, and maybe a little background or story about the spot or a picture of the view. *Add […]
October 13, 2021.Reading time 33 minutes.
‘I took my return ticket to London out of my pocket and tore it into small pieces and scattered it into the sea’. Paul Henry, circa 1911 Artist Paul Henry was to stay on Achill on and off for the next nine years, some of his most famous paintings depicting the island’s dramatic landscape and traditional […]
October 10, 2021.Reading time 1 minute.
This week’s theme from Debbie for One Word Sunday is ART It may be the masterpieces that make our hearts swell….. ……but what makes us smile? Link to One Word Sunday at Debbie’s here