Category: photography

The Gilded Wood

There are wonders to be found In a gilded wood Damp in melted frost, Awash with ancient sunshine, Alive with the chattering rush of squirrels, The honking goose, Birdsong of a thousand melodies, The subtle crunch of damp leaves And hidden bogs of sucking mud. My breath rises […]

Blaze of Glory 2017

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower. – Albert Camus I’ve a streaming head cold today… but this did not stop me from pulling over to take a quick stroll through Hodgemore Woods. We have had the most gorgeous autumn here in Buckinghamshire, with […]


My response to this week’s WP Photo Challenge, Glow. Sunset a couple of nights ago, when HH and I were sharing a couple beers after a long and productive day renovating our barn. Seriously, I could post one of these sunset pics every few days, the view is […]

No Corn, No Photo

Seriously, can we ever have enough chicken memes? This is Snowflake, hatched earlier this year,  now in glorious plumage and with attitude to match. You might think she’s going for her glamour shot, but in truth she is seeking corn. Like always, cheeky minx! Photo captioned courtesy of […]

Captioning The Moment #6

I don’t care if it’s cheesy… it just happens to be true! Feel free to cut, paste, like, share, and otherwise spam the heck out of your Facebook friends. Everybody loves a good sunset! Mother Hen © motherhendiaries 2017, all rights reserved Photo taken with my iPhone 6s […]