Category Archives: water


I love rain – real horizontal rain, but drizzle! Drizzle by contrast is grey and invasive. It creeps in and dampens your hair and your shoulders before you even realise its raining at all. It lurks in the grey air … Continue reading

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The New Look (Dior 1949)

The New Look See – look at me, see me twirl my velvet skirt swirl. Watch as my hair traps golden sun; my suede high heeled shoes beat sexy tattoo; my satin gloved hands signal, ‘come on’. See the glint … Continue reading

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This lullaby is my effort for One Shot Sunday Spirit of water wash over me and with each returning sigh lift me, drift me further from my fears; balance me deftly in your salty arms; spin me, spin me round … Continue reading

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