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The horizon seemed so close at Cogden Beach

On Friday we walked on Cogden Beach in the wind. It was some time before I was able to see, my eyes were streaming so much to start with. Then at the end of the walk I could hardly see … Continue reading

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Spice jars, lighting and lighters

I took advantage of the good weather yesterday to get out for a walk along Cogden Beach. The stormy weather has pushed the tideline high and scattered the debris a wide swathe. Mostly it’s flotsam but there’s a lot of plastic bottles … Continue reading

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Glorious weather at Hive Beach – sun, wind and a shower-filled sky

What a brilliant day! On days like today I celebrate the fact that we have weather. The wind so raw, whipping the sea to a frenzy. So loud my ears ache. High contrast: interesting light when clouds shade the beach yet … Continue reading

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Surf music

I have been listening to surf music And watching the shadows of the seagulls Skim across the shore The wind is up Beating a roar on my eardrums Flapping out the tempo on the flagpoles Salt rime on my beard … Continue reading

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