Storm

Gwithian Beach November 2018

day 24: stormy sky

In the middle of December when much of the country was covered in snow, we experienced several stormy days with gale force winds and sunshine and showers. Some of those showers were hailstones; listening and watching those clattering down on a skylight is quite a ‘heart in mouth’ experience. During the sunshine slots I was…

the night of the storm cat

The storm cat arrived last night yowling over the roof tops, hissing on my skylights as I tried to sleep below. He rattled the chimney flue and prowled stealthily over the tiles, unsheathed claws scratching, fishy breath blowing through every nook and crevice. He swished his tail back and forth, back and forth, as I…

cornwall in colours: grey

A stormy day on Praa Sands looking towards Rinsey Head and the Lizard. Looking at those clouds you have to wonder why we carried on down the Lizard…