Monday 12 October 2015
Another fishy tale
The heavy shorebreak ground out a plodding hymn to monotony. I walked along the beach my mind flicking restlessly over various to...
Saturday 5 September 2015
The morning came on gently and I watched it drowsily from my hammock. When at last I eased my limbs from their swaddling and establishe...
Thursday 3 September 2015
Sleeping in Onawind blue has never been comfortable, though deep slumber has often been achieved through a combination of fatigue, fo...
Monday 31 August 2015
A lambency of gaff in looms
Why go to Cadaqués, I reasoned, one of the most beautiful Mediterranean towns: ex fishing village, a player in the surrealist movement,...
Wednesday 5 August 2015
The Grey Triggerfish (Balistes capriscus)
I like fish, I'm interested in them both underwater and on my plate. I have a reasonable knowledge based mainly on experience, sh...
Friday 17 July 2015
L'Ametlla. The morning after.
It's not easy to get a lie-in when sleeping in a car, the heat, the mosquitos, the bright sunlight, the noises off—in this case...
Tuesday 14 July 2015
L'Ametlla. The night
I hadn't made any sleeping arrangements so when I was asked, in the final stages of dinner, the simple reply was 'In the boa...
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