The field at sunset

We took our post-work and pre-dinner constitutional* by walking down to the nearby sports field, which at that time of the day is the vibrant and exciting meeting place of a fair portion of the neighbourhood dogs. We strolled slowly across and around the field, watching two groups of youngsters practicing their bowling and batting…

Autumn leaves

‘Tis that time of year when we have days and nights of damp fog and chilly drizzle alternating with days of crystal-blue skies and autumn-brisk sunshine. It’s also that time of year when the leaves of our big, much-loved plane tree are turning from bright cheerful green to hues of orange-brown and russet. I love…