As we approach the Hunter’s Moon there is a chill in the air and thoughts turn to autumn and the coming winter. There is a sense of magic as the change of seasons reveals there is more than just our day to day world, we are part of something much larger. Only two more full moons remain before Christmas, how time flies! In case you’re interested the full moons to come are the Beaver Moon and the Cold Moon. (more…)
Hearing the diagnosis that I had a scratch 3mm by 1mm across my cornea didn’t really help. My eye stung and both were watering, bright lights or even daylight hurt, it felt as if I had a house brick in it and there was a pain whenever I moved the eye. It’s almost impossible to keep your eyes still even when closed. (more…)
We were visiting friends last night who talked about their holiday this summer to Lake Garda in Italy, somewhere I’ve never been but always thought I’d visit one day. This really brings home how much there is to see in the world and how isolated a life we lead day to day.