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West Coast Chaos

Wild wet valleys of the West Coast firth. Tangled fronds dapple, lichen captivate. Life’s tired arteries of green-grey earth. Forgotten a while from Jurassic birth. Bent tourist elbows, erect to self-pixilate. Wild wet valleys of the West Coast firth. Mountain … Continue reading

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Mustering courage at Lake Rere

Zebras, when pursued by hungry carnivores, must only outrun one of their mates to remain alive.  Thus I was recently disappointed to find that it was I, that had been outrun, whilst in the cross hairs of an angry beast … Continue reading

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