A haiku of speed

as the Tour de France passed through our village:

fast as a shadow

the peleton’s passing shines

helmets, lycra, tyres

 

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Out of the darkness

A moment of morning sunlight on the flowers of a chicory plant that self-seeded in our garden and lit our salads with its tasty leaves all through the winter.

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Fruit / frucha

A moment of light on cherries on the fruit stall at the marché du terroir in Pouzolles this morning:

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Landscape / paysage / campèstre

A changing mood as light and cloud sweep across the vines.

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3 windows and a balcony

A few more images from Sommières.

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balcony

arcades

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Sommières

I’ve been away for a few days visiting the lovely small town of Sommières. I’ve brought back a lot of photos that I’m slowly going through. In a day or two I’ll post some more detailed shots, but in the meantime here’s a general view of one of the narrow streets:

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