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Heaven offers nothing that a mercenary soul can desire

berries, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. The title is a quote from C.S. Lewis’ The Problem of Pain, which is in my regular rotation of ‘currently reading’ books. It deals with *the* question that atheists and agnostics raise when discussing their … Continue reading

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Old Skin, Young Memory

yewbark1, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. You can see just how dark and alive the yew forest was from this shot. It’s impossible not to stroke the branches like this one. They’re incredibly strong, and they don’t seem cold somehow. The … Continue reading

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Yew Songs

yewbark8, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. The few shots I took of yew bark have convinced me that I have got to take more. This was shot on Fuji slide film, which fortunately caught the glimpse of deep red at the … Continue reading

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Kingley View

kingleyvaleview3, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. Long trudging through rain-sodden forest track and one cranky, cold little Praktica led to this view. Perhaps the camera felt the effects of this visual tonic, because it behaved beautifully while I tried to minimize … Continue reading

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White Berries

whiteberries1, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. Lots to post today! I’ve had two roles of slide film to scan in, all from beautiful Kingley Vale near where I used to live. It’s part dark, thriving yew forest and misty hills topped … Continue reading

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Saplings

branchsaplings, originally uploaded by katiemuffett. Well, that’s my fond name for them. These were growing at eye-level on top of a long, healthy yew branch. This shot has inspired what might turn out to be a string of Murray Gold-related … Continue reading

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