A visual journal

Not for the Squeamish


I am trying to make photographic notes of what happens in my world each day.

The chimneys have been cleared of years of debris – including this jackdaw skeleton,

9 responses

  1. the dust gives it a pompeii sort of feel

    December 10, 2008 at 9:06 pm

    • Hi Rhiannon – Thats true – I thought it looked rather like an Egyptian mummy, thanks for taking time to leave a comment.

      December 10, 2008 at 9:11 pm

  2. VP

    Karen – I’ve only just discovered this!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    December 10, 2008 at 9:17 pm

    • hehehe – Ooo look – you have the same little Christmas Tree as on “An Artists Garden”
      Thanks for visiting

      December 10, 2008 at 9:57 pm

  3. Excellent photo and what a find.


    December 10, 2008 at 10:24 pm

    • Thanks Garry – wondered if it was too gruesome to put up – but I am trying to stick to what is the most prevalent thing “on the day”!

      December 11, 2008 at 7:11 pm

  4. Rather Pterodactyl-ish!
    Do chimney sweeps still exist outside of Charles Dickens? I suppose they must, but it can’t be a fulltime job.

    December 11, 2008 at 5:09 pm

    • Hi easygardener
      They do around here – but then loads of people still have fires here. We don’t have gas for central heating in this village. I notice that our chimney sweep also “does weddings” apparently it is lucky to have one at your wedding. ummm soot – white wedding dress doesn’t bear thinking about.

      December 11, 2008 at 7:14 pm

  5. I really like your idea for this blog. You can say so much through photos…and you don’t have to get caught up in trying to come up with
    just the right words. This is a cool photo! Amazing it was in the chimney! Jan

    December 17, 2008 at 5:36 am

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