Posts tagged maria fynsk norup
The Wild Gardeners: A Damp Seaside Garden

If you are as plant crazy as me, I am sure that you too are already deep into thoughts, plans and daydreams about the garden season ahead. So I thought it was about time to kick off my new blog series: The Wild Gardeners.

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Misty Mornings & Kindred Spirits

When I went to the beach a few mornings ago on a 5.30am photo walk to capture the mist lifting as I have done so many times before, Maria saw me drive by from her bedroom window, texted me to ask where I was going and minutes later we met on the beach, me in kneelong sweater and rubberboots with my camera around my neck, her in her robe and slippers with their cat Camille close behind. After a hug and a little chat we parted ways, and as I turned around to look back I couldn't help but take a picture because she looked like a queen walking there, the mist glowing around her in the morning light, each of her steps an elegant considered movement, her robe gently wrapping around her slender body like that of a greek goddess. And I thought to myself, how lucky I am that she and I, with so much in common, on this vast planet, should happen to end up on the same little island, living on the same little stretch of land.

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