Hulu Wigmen

Enjoying the moment

mickyates Asia, Family, film, FilmIsNotDead, Nikon, Papua New Guinea, Photography, Travel Leave a Comment

I have been gradually going through my library of 35mm slides, a collection over 20,000 strong, and going back to the 60s. Whilst a little daunting and very time consuming, I must admit to really enjoying the process. My latest series is from a Papua New Guinea visit in 1994, with Ingrid and our 6 children. Dan, our youngest, was …

A Flood Of Memories

mickyates Burton on Trent, Family, HDR, iPhoneography, Photography, Prose, Travel, Tutbury, United Kingdom, Writing Leave a Comment

 A Burtonian Poem a mist descending rolling with tidal motion over the blackened parapet of the Trent Bridge.   in Hartshorne a farmer wakes early to milk his cows, for him every day is the same.   children making early morning tea for their parents.   the walls of a bed sit explode in the agony of a hangover.   black …