That Greek Blue

My blog ...postcards, musings and observations on life

It’s dinner time!

It’s dinner time…   But I am loathe to share! And I have a question:  “Just how long do they think my neck is?” But I guess there is method in their madness…     …as there is more than enough to go round! Frannie xx          © 2014 Francesca Muir

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With the wisdom of Athena’s owl

 Be off my wonderful, fine Friend. Cammeray, Sydney – Australia          Fly with the winds behind you, Sydney Harbour –  Australia the sun over you Cremorne Point, Sydney – Australia and the world at your feet. Oia, Santorini – Greece Take with you my love,  Vienna – Austria My admiration    Oia, Santorini […]

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The hues of the earth

… reflect a tranquility and calm… …strut around with noisy abandon…   …are cheap…   … a labour of love…     … whittled into a dying art form …   … ride the crest of silent waves…   … create surprises around every corner   …provide welcome relief under the shade of ancient olive trees…   […]

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Shades of coral

 Shades of coral… … are sometimes darker in hue…  … an explosion of warmth and perfection… … often too good to be true… … whether in flight…   … or simply looking at you! Found first thing in the morning… … or sometime around sundowner…   … often in the oddest of places…   … […]

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Winter fruit

An icy snow-bitten wind snaps at the fronds of the Monstera Deliciosa… The Fruit Salad Plant… Particularly apt here as its shredded leaves frame a pyramid of limes basking in the winter sun Where bitter sweet kumquats glow and patiently wait to be marmalade As a tumble of pomegranates masquerade as camellias And ever-delicious expats […]

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Getting my feet wet

Dipping my toes in… Always tentative and somewhat nervous – though of what I have no idea Crashing in, it swirls around my ankles Glistening bubbles chattering away at my toes A momentary gasp. Cold! But then the ocean and my feet part company And we are left on the sand… Damp and invigorated. I […]

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