Its Spring! The rains have started and the clivias are in glorious bloom. It is now light when I wake up a six o'clock and the birds ! Try sleeping through the early morning arguments of the red billed woodhoepoes and the manic calls of the barbets.Then of course there are the ever present hadedahs - the sound of Africa in my mind and the understated cooing of the doves waiting to be fed. This collage is a reflection of all that.
Another of my Mills and Boon cover adaptations. I always feel a bit foolish buying these books in our local charity shops but I think they all know me by now as the weirdo that buys all the "funny" stuff that nobody else seems to want!
I've been following Nico Van Hoorn's blog about a building site Plein 44 Nijmegen, in his home town. This reminded me of him so its in the post on its way to Nijmegen to celebrate the documentation of a fascinating development.
Its the official start of Spring in South Africa but you would guess it with the gale force winds we are experiencing. Oh well, here's a fun collage in anticipation of flowers and sun and plenty of birdsong.