Monthly Archives: July 2007

Llandanwg

23°C, clear, C=29 miles. The downpour has broken, summer is here. We caught the first of this in Wales, on Cardigan bay. Rosie & Bess are enjoying it too – as you can see from the picture. 2nd Picture: is … Continue reading

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Ugly horses

Yesterday: 21°C, clearing, C=38 miles Photo: they all have a canvas bag on each of their heads: are horses in Clifton Campville that ugly or do you know of a more sensible explanation?

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The Walrus afloat

 it’s getting heavier!   3ds max: this animation is more a test of my new computer setup- to see how long rendering to video takes. The clip below was about 75 minutes in all with both cores running at 85 to … Continue reading

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the world is going to be alright

17°C, heavy rain (again) Wormwood: I’m getting a strong feeling that the world will be alright- once the human race is gone. In Chernobyl’s exclusion zone, there are feral horses, mainly in two herds, each led by a dominant stallion. … Continue reading

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flood retreat

21°C, sunny, like summer.C=41 miles Digging roots: in the garden is not easy- old plants that have been there need deep deep digging to get the stubborn roots that grip the deeper ground. Hedge trimming is nice, but not with … Continue reading

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Summer floods

 21°C, clear. C=54 miles The River Tame has flooded: Oddly the R.Trent hasn’t. I suppose that the Tame sources in an area where the rain has been heavier.Three times I was turned back by impassable roads while cycling today. It … Continue reading

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Summer holiday

 14°C, rain, non-stop & heavy. Wormwood Forest: a book on the natural history of the Chernobyl exclusion zone. It’s the first day of our long summer holiday- and this is my summer read. Time will tell how good it is, … Continue reading

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Purity ring.

24°C, looks like summer is here (for now) BBC news: schoolgirl looses courtcase after appealing against her school uniform rule: A 16-year-old girl was not discriminated against when she was banned from wearing a "purity ring" in school, the High … Continue reading

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Make a girl-noise here

22°C, showers, some electrical bumps & flashes. Fight: In the staffroom we heard a loud girl-noise at lunchtime yesterday. It lasted longer than the girl-noises we often hear, so had a look out the window. Much to our amazement was … Continue reading

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Washout

15°C, rain. Today, stay in. http://img.photobucket.com/player.swf?file=http://vidmg.photobucket.com/albums/v411/EssieP/Blogging/27100519.flv

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