River Einion

A Waterfall On the River Einion There, the Dyfi Furnace remains Where the waters once raced To a mill from the top With all its power Leading to this waterwheel Taking advantage of the powers Of this river From Cumbria via the Afon Dyfi Where charcoal was once produced Long ago from the local woodlands, Where iron ore once burned; But burns no more. The Dyfi Furnace is in the village of Furnace, Ceredigion, Wales, adjoining the A487 trunk road from Machynlleth to Aberystwyth, near Eglwysfach. The furnace was built around 1755 was only used for about fifty years to … Continue reading River Einion

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Valentine

To my Jim, I am yours and you are my everything. You make my world; complete, unbending and the colours of my world.  This is the letter that I give you; pressing it to my lips for my chest that floods for you. It is the wishbone that I wish upon when I think of the beautiful curve of your smile. It sings to me.  Be my valentine as we travel through the night on faint of breath. You are the beauty that surrounds me as I whisper these words to you;  “So happy you are mine, my love; you … Continue reading Valentine

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About Palm Trees

It is in these quiet moments, I can hear the wind in the palms as it were a symphony playing. When a coconut falls to the ground, it almost sounds like the beating wings of a bird in flight. All is silent until it falls.  It’s a silent touch when look me with longing eyes. I listen and wait for the taste of that honey sweet. It’s that anticipation that speaks to me; a taste so much more than mere words can whisper.  You see, there are no words for some things. Just us and the day without the linguistic … Continue reading About Palm Trees

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Udawalawe 

Udawalawe created a watershed; the Udawalawe Reservoir. It was built for the refuge of Asian elephants in Sri Lanka located just south of the central mountains.  There it has extensive stretches of grassland as well as scrub jungle and riverine forest.  It’s the best in the continent for the protection and for observing Asian elephants in the wild.  Elephant sightings are even guaranteed when you only go on a safari drive.  Continue reading Udawalawe 

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