Patrimoine …or heritage, as it was celebrated this weekend in France, we took a trip to the  Ecomusée in St Cyr la Rosière. After the museum and its collection of objects, images and documents illustrating traditional Percheron life, we had a look around the exhibition “Bien loin de Brooklyn” by American photographer Peter Petronio (myContinue reading “Patrimoine”


  I know I should probably be enjoying the view, but I seem to spend most of my time poking around and looking for abandoned  bits and bods to photograph … peeling paint, rust, faded colours – that’ll do!     Hello Panda!      

A Boat Beneath A Sunny Sky

A BOAT beneath a sunny sky, Lingering onward dreamily In an evening of July — Children three that nestle near, Eager eye and willing ear, Pleased a simple tale to hear — Long has paled that sunny sky: Echoes fade and memories die: Autumn frosts have slain July. Still she haunts me, phantomwise, Alice moving under skiesContinue reading “A Boat Beneath A Sunny Sky”