Monthly Archives: January 2010

A cold and muddy walk by the River Thames at Barnes

The Thames has been flooding over the banks at high tide and so our walk turned out to be muddy as well as cold to the bone. Muffled up with scarves, gloves and hats and a big padded winter coat, so constituting a formidable defence against winter’s icy grip… Even so, sometimes I feel my […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment

Cold but sunny – Richmond Park at New Year

I’d been at the Royal Academy looking at the Anish Kapoor exhibition – which left me on the whole ambivalent and slightly deflated, and with offended housewife syndrome to boot! I want to add that there were also two or three joyous pieces. But I did unreservedly enjoy the sculpture in the front courtyard and […]

Posted in Uncategorized | Leave a comment