Somerset a visit to Samuel and Sarah Coleridge’s home.

Jeremiah is talking to God and he says ” Ah, Lord God! You have made the heaven and the earth by your great power and stretched out arm, and there is nothing too hard for you.”… Then later God speaks to Jeremiah and says: “Look , I am the Lord, the God of all flesh:Continue reading “Somerset a visit to Samuel and Sarah Coleridge’s home.”

“Nature in Art” a few things that drew my attention. Gloucester

The Lord is my shepherd I shall not want. Psalms 23 :1. Nature in Art , the world’s first museum and art gallery dedicated to fine, decorative and applied art inspired by nature. There were two artists in residence. Trevor Smith was free to talk to and I soon found out he was a teacher.Continue reading ““Nature in Art” a few things that drew my attention. Gloucester”

Stroud in Gloucestershire and bric-a-brac

Another something to think about “Friendship is unnecessary, like philosophy, like art. It has no survival value, rather it is one of those things that give value to survival”. C S. Lewis The Stroud Canal. Then a walk along the Stroud Canal built in 1779 and closed in 1954 . Notice the bright blue skyContinue reading “Stroud in Gloucestershire and bric-a-brac”

Day 17 France: Carcassonne

Locks, bridges and aqueducts linking the Atlantic to the Mediterranean a total of 240km (149 miles) This canal the amazing brain child and work of Pierre – Paul Riquet (a salt tax baren) was completed in 1681. It was the greatest engineering feat of its time and revolutionised local economies. It was the life bloodContinue reading “Day 17 France: Carcassonne”