Just to say to all that my lack of posts has been due to my being in hospital. Hasn’t been easy but I hope to be back home soon and to continue with my blog. Thank you all for the way you have supported my blog in the past. Hope to start visiting all your blogs soon.


Looking at the way these leaves have tenaciously held on throughout the Winter, I couldn’t help but ask myself – at what moment does tenacity start to become futility? To what extent can stubbornness disguise itself and look good in the clothes of tenacity?


There are times when beauty is shy and hesitates until it can trust the worthiness of the beholder…Beyond the traffic of voyeuristic seeing, beauty waits until the patience and depth of a gaze are refined enough to engage and discover it.

John O’ Donohue