Tag Archives: nature

Snapshots: Hidden Treasures at the Prickly Pear Cactus

Sometimes in life you just need to stop and smell the prickly pears. It’s the right time in Sardinia to do just that, because you never know what hidden treasures you might find. Photobombed by a busy bee on the … Continue reading

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Inside Sardinia: A Distorted Nature’s Poem

Inside Sardinia: A distorted Nature’s poem … I grow flat along the red rocky earth with only the wind to guide me. My nutrients I steal from the sea with only the wind to guide me. I yearn to reach … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Abandoned in Sardinia

“Art is never finished, only abandoned.” Leonardo da Vinci “Basic human contact – the meeting of eyes, the exchanging of words – is to the psyche what oxygen is to the brain. If you’re feeling abandoned by the world, interact … Continue reading

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Can you spot the asparagus in this photo?

One of my favourite pastimes is hunting for wild Sardinian asparagus in the early months of the year, after the rain, and when the sun is shining. It’s like Where’s Waldo but with thin, camouflaged asparagus. It’s not easy and … Continue reading

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Weekly Photo Challenge: Beyond

Sardinia – Beyond ancient shepherding traditions lays a blossoming stalled future. This is my response to the Weekly Photo Challenge – Beyond. Can you see beyond the present to predict a positive future?

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Natural Nature

“Look deep, deep, deep into nature, and then you will understand everything.” – Albert Einstein Do you see the natural nature that surrounds you?

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How to Tell if it’s Bloody Hot Outside

If the pigeons are catching shade, it’s a good sign that things are heating up. Follow nature.

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Spring Teaser

Spring has sprung in Sardegna this weekend. With temperature lows of 10c and highs of 30c.  The flowers are blooming and their scent floats in the warm air this weekend; a new season is sprouting.  Mating Season.  The cows are howling, the cats are going crazy and the … Continue reading

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