Monthly Archives: September 2012

Signs of Autumn in London

For the past day and a half it rained in London. My dog, who hates the rain, was going crazy. When it stopped this afternoon he pulled me all the way to Brompton to get some exercise. For a dog … Continue reading

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The Murder of Roger Ackroyd by Agatha Christie

I have a confession. Until very recently, I had never read a book by Agatha Christie. I don’t know why. I never seemed to get around to her. After reading The Murder of Roger Ackroyd, I’m kicking myself for not … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (September 23)

Aren’t these trees cool? When I saw them, I started to think of ghosts and haunted houses. By the way, Anne Rice, the author, lived in the house behind the trees. I wonder if she felt the same way. Of … Continue reading

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Sunday Post: People

The photo below was taken during our stay in Cape Town, South Africa. We loved hanging out at this one square to watch all of the people. We visited during the 2010 World Cup and the fans really got into … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (September 22)

During our stay in the Okavango Delta, we would sit at this table every morning for breakfast before heading out on a game drive. I loved the soft colors this time of day.

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Solitary

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Travel Theme: White

Aisla’s travel theme this week honors the UN’s International Day of Peace, which is today, September 21st. 2012’s theme is ‘Sustainable Peace for a Sustainable Future.’ To help celebrate this day, Aisla has suggested that we post photos featuring white … Continue reading

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The Old Ship Pub

Folks it’s Friday! I didn’t get as much done as I wanted to this week, but that’s normal for me. And I’ll never complain when Friday arrives. For the next two days, I’m free! Enough about me, let’s get down … Continue reading

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Travel Photo of the Day (September 20)

If I don’t move, maybe they won’t notice me. I have always thought that lizards are adorable. Some of you may not agree, but look at his face.

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Pereira Maintains by Antonio Tabucchi

Caroline at Beauty is a Sleeping Cat is hosting an Antonio Tabucchi week. It runs from September 17-23. I apologize for not announcing my involvement earlier. But there’s still time to join. The novel I read was small and a … Continue reading

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