Monthly Archives: August 2016

Wallpaper 264: Fuchsia

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Remembering the 1980s

The 80’s had some less than stellar years among them for poor old Tooty. Or poor young Tooty to be more precise. But skipping through some pictures from January 2013 I found this… …and I was transported back to the … Continue reading

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August, the Month That Didn’t Try Hard Enough

For a person that likes to call himself an international author, literary genius, and Internet sensation, August 2016 will not go down in history as a ‘good’ month for book sales. In other words, late summer in the U.K is … Continue reading

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Native or Cultivated?

I recently snapped these at the side of a busy road… Pretty as they are, these are the blooms of a common weed. Whereas this… …is a cultivated flower in my garden. Apart from the colour, what’s the bloody difference? … Continue reading

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Photography: Who Needs Megapixels When You Have a Good Lens?

I ask that question because when I stopped in traffic recently I had plenty of time to pick up the three small compact cameras that were living in my glove box at the time, and take three photos of the … Continue reading

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Battered Barns 34: Flat Pack Shed.

Only the wicker chairs inside this shed seem to have survived the passage of time. That’s the trouble with flat pack sheds: they fall flat eventually.

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Battered Barns 33: Ghastly Garden

The shed in this picture actually looks quite sound. But how the hell is anyone supposed to get to it?

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