#3 - autumn morning lightSunday, November 03, 2013
The days are a lot shorter now we're headed into November, so it's not too often I get the opportunity to enjoy beautiful sunlight. It's dark when I go to work and dark when I come home during the week.
This weekend I've been visiting with my brother and his family who live out in a small village, thirty minutes drive from Cambridge. Whenever I visit I always bring my running shoes - as it's not too often I get the opportunity to head out into open countryside. Green fields, even muddy ones are a lot nicer than London's pavements.
The light this morning was a treat, even if the wind was chilling.
Days like today are particularly suited to being captured in words and imagery. Here are two lovely Haiku poems by Matsu Basho (the second one makes me laugh), and photos from my run...
hand and hand paring away
eggplants -- cucumbers