The Patient Gardener


The theme for this week’s Weekly Photo Challenge is Love.  I pondered this for a while and how to represent ‘love’. I could have posted a photograph of my children or my cat or my parents but I felt this was too personal and too predictable. I thought about people who demonstrate their love for someone with a tangible gesture such as the Taj Mahal.  I remembered a trip to La Mortella… Read More

You  will have seen from my recent posts here and here, my sons and I visited Italy last week for a holiday.   We were based in Sorrento and had a fab time exploring the area but I was tempted by a trip to the island of Ischia particularly as it included a visit to Giardini La Mortella, the garden created by Susana Walton, wife and widow of the composer William Walton.  The… Read More