Roamin’ in the Gloamin’

This morning we welcomed some new guests off the ferry. After lunch we took them on an introductory tour of the island. With the sky blue the waters surrounding the island were transformed. The abundant shell sand makes the water azure blue and the beaches white. This evening we wanted try and catch the sunset. […]

Read more "Roamin’ in the Gloamin’"

Saturday Special

Sunrise was 4:50 and Sunset is 22:00 hours. Conscious that is nearing sunset we leave home. The setting sun is reflecting off our neighbours’ windows. However our eyes are drawn upwards where the sky is on fire. Crossing onto Pier Road the memorial is floodlit by the setting sun. This evening is truly a Saturday Special. There […]

Read more "Saturday Special"

Return of the Gloaming

With the clocks set to British Summer Time, we have the return of the gloaming, that very special time of the day. The clock may be registering 8:18pm. The sun may have set 7:56pm. It is still light at 8:56. It is the gloaming. Summer, Winter, Spring, Autumn Each sunset is distinctively different. With its big […]

Read more "Return of the Gloaming"