A late Spring 2021(out of Lockdown?)

Posted on March 28th, 2021 by


Three Cadenzas for Westhoff 24 4 21

Two page flood-tide with tea 30 3 21

Force 4/5, NNE, Showers. 24 5 21

Another kind of spring: coffee at Broken Wharf 15 5 21

The beginning of a great day: watching the tree line outside Beaconsfield from my table on the train (8am) 14th May 2021

‘[…]turn on some sigle thought, feeling or situation’ Francis Turner Palgrave 10 5 21

An hour outside this morning with clouds, coffee and conversation: Wind SSW at last -South or southwest 4 to 6, increasing 7 to severe gale 9, occasionally storm 10 for a time, then veering west later. 3 5 21

2 am: the river dreams of the sea 28 4 21

A bitter north wind on our beach/living room, this afternoon. 25 04 21

Listening to Nigel Clarke ‘Prophecies of Merlin’ 23 4 21

The river hopes for spring. 27 3 21

Conversation/coffee/sunshine. Shad Thames 1030 20 4 21

Arboreal conversation with Thomas Tallis 16 4 21

Practising C F Abel overnight (birds singing wildly at 230am) 10 4 21

Conversation/Gyre 9 4 21

Sun at high tide ( 7.35 m Spring) – much needed release
30 3 21

Aesculus hippocastanum

A breath of spring on our table. Sticky buds/Aesculus hippocastanum/ this morning 29 3 21