Monday, September 29, 2014


simple advertising on two shutters on a rounded corner building
I didn't get to try them out as they were closed for renovations


Saturday, September 27, 2014

deer in a park

Lazy Sunday afternoon, I've got no mind to worry,
close my eyes and drift away, close my eyes and drift away,
~The Small Faces

Saturday Critters

Thursday, September 25, 2014

Forth Road Bridge

walking the first span. very windy!

through the windscreen
while driving
across the Firth of Forth

The Forth Road Bridge turned 50 this year.

Wednesday, September 24, 2014

fun is just ahead

on the Bruce Peninsula,
two of the many signs advertising this family campground and B&B

signs, signs

Monday, September 22, 2014


I am pretty certain of the kind of cheap souvenirs one would find behind these shutters, but the shutter designs are a nice touch. Seen after hours in one of the many alleys off Nieuwezijds Voorburgwal in Amsterdam


Saturday, September 20, 2014

billy goats gruff

Once upon a time there were three billy goats, who were to go up to the hillside to make themselves fat, and the name of all three was "Gruff."

Saturday Critters

Thursday, September 18, 2014

Wednesday, September 17, 2014

kelpies, again

inside one of the Kelpies.
no visitor centre or cafe yet, to escape the rain
see this post for a view of the immense structures

thinking of Scotland as they prepare for the final referendum results.....

Tuesday, September 16, 2014

blue bridge

Vondel Park, Amsterdam

Monday, September 15, 2014


I have no idea what was behind this shutter.  somewhere in Museumplein, Amsterdam during an early morning stroll.

Saturday, September 13, 2014

Thursday, September 11, 2014

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