A young cuke who hung on a vine, Said, “When I grow to my prime, It will not be my fate, To stretch out on a plate, I’ll stay curled like this all the time.” Advertisements
Indeed, who would dare to interfere with this doozie thristle which is growing in my front yard. At last look it was over eight feet tall, and I have never seen a bigger one! The geraniums are not so sure about their company. The thistle above the motto on the Scottish coat of arms, Nemo […] Continue reading
Can’t find the original art, this image is from a scan I made of it. For those who know my artistic ways, this is quintessential KES. There was a time when iridescent acrylics made me drool, and I used them to(o) excess. Introducing the Dancing Dorset Square, or the Glitter Bug Ewes!
Have you noticed that when you clean your car, it drives better. What is this, a lightening of guilt, good feelings of a job well done? Maybe its the car that got euphoric; after all it is ‘alive’. Every part of the vehicle is there because of the thought, intent, sweat and hard work of […] Continue reading
An apple dolly lady, who has been on our kitchen windowsill for 19 years. Once upon a time she had a chair; that disintegrated, a bit of knitting; which vanished one day, and her pretty clothes have been rotted out by the sunlight. When we left our other house, I took a King Apple and […] Continue reading
Everyone has seen those tiny girl gymnasts doing back and front flips along a ridiculously skinny bar, too many feet off the floor for my liking. In the far gone days, when cars were made of thick metal with the same again in layers of paint; when they weighed a ton or two, had tyres […] Continue reading
Step to the right, spin on your heel, Swing to the left, get ready to peel, Hold the line steady, keep it quite tight, Get into the groove and do it all night! Add in a shake and a shimmy or two, Lay down a tap with your pretty pink shoe, Stomp on the boards […] Continue reading
At the back of the farmyard, tucked in against an old piece of equipment, was an upside down bucket. It had always been there as far as I could remember, and Grandpa always said that there was a ferret inside it and on NOoooooo account was I to look under to find out for sure. […] Continue reading
I love this photograph, it arrived on my computer and I have no idea who took it. If anyone recognises it as his or her work, please let me know, and I will make sure you get the credit. But what is the mouse saying? Any Ideas! I’ll start off. ‘Come on up, guys, the […] Continue reading
Super poppy flowers this year!