LUMILYON

The Mobile Art and Photography of Nettie Edwards

The Last Train Home (December 2018)

hipstamaticphoto-567957715.403655img_1623hipstamaticphoto-568043858.199169img_1233img_1727img_1208hipstamaticphoto-567902977.314130img_1156img_1249Miller’s Dale for Tideswell …
Kirby Muxloe …
Mow Cop and Scholar Green … No more will I go to Blandford Forum and Mortehoe
On the slow train from Midsomer Norton and Mumby Road.
No churns, no porter, no cat on a seat
At Chorlton-cum-Hardy or Chester-le-Street.
We won’t be meeting again
On the Slow Train.

I’ll travel no more from Littleton Badsey to Openshaw.
At Long Stanton I’ll stand well clear of the doors no more.
No whitewashed pebbles, no Up and no Down
From Formby Four Crosses to Dunstable Town.
I won’t be going again
On the Slow Train.

On the Main Line and the Goods Siding
The grass grows high
At Dog Dyke, Tumby Woodside
And Trouble House Halt.

The Sleepers sleep at Audlem and Ambergate.
No passenger waits on Chittening platform or Cheslyn Hay.
No one departs, no one arrives
From Selby to Goole, from St Erth to St Ives.
They’ve all passed out of our lives
On the Slow Train, on the Slow Train.

Cockermouth for Buttermere … on the Slow Train,
Armley Moor Arram … Pye Hill and Somercotes … on the Slow Train,
Windmill End.

The Slow Train (Flanders and Swann)

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The Last Of England

Deal, Kent, January 2018

The Last Of England

Deal, Kent, January 2018

The Last Of England

Deal, Kent January 2018

Oh Santa Maria! He Cried, I Am A Rose 

“Oh Santa Maria!” He Cried, “I Am A Rose!”

“Oh Santa Maria!” He cried, “I Am A Rose!”

Across The Land: Travels With Anders 

Southern Sweden


  


  
  

Southern Sweden, Early Spring

   
    
   

Looking Closer

Today was crisp, clear and sunny, so I spent time exploring Arnold’s garden with my Olliclip macro lens. Here’s something I found.