Tag Archives: light

Light (day and night)

This week I am celebrating spring and longer days. Yesterday was clear and warm, and we’ve also just had the full moon, so the sun has been right out there, both directly and indirectly. Climate change worries me a lot, … Continue reading

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Squiggly Jupiter

I love the night sky in Auburn. The darkness in the country, the lack of light pollution mean that the stars are so much more visible there than when I am home here in Adelaide. Brian Cox’s TV program about … Continue reading

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Night light

I often walk in the evening or at night, and this week have been struck by the beautiful shadows thrown by trees, buildings etc in the streetlights. The winter days are often overcast but those silent mini-suns make the nights … Continue reading

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Light in autumn

I’ve been taking pictures of late afternoon light in various places this month – it’s a gorgeous time of year as the sun goes north, but the cold hasn’t really arrived (the nights are cooler, which makes for good sleeping). … Continue reading

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Light/life

Kathy, my dear friend and cheer squad member – and poetry lover – told me on Friday that Mary Oliver, that fine US poet, has died. She writes (or wrote) moving and beautiful poetry, often about nature, and her work … Continue reading

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Autumn, light, water, clouds, reflection

Daylight saving ended last Sunday, so this week the sun has set earlier, and there is a sense of autumn really arriving – albeit that the weather is unseasonably hot and dry. I went for a walk today at sunset, … Continue reading

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Glitter in winter

It rained today, for the first time in ages, and although the atmosphere, the heavens, were gloomy and grey, I was really struck by the shimmery light and reflections on or in water – puddles, footpaths, and drops of water … Continue reading

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