There are angels among us, they say. The previous day, I saw one drifting on the evening sky, a prelude to the saints which we will celebrate on the 1st.November.
Just before it all starts to get dramatic ... a hint of colour is the magnificent backdrop for an afternoon walk by estuary of the River Navia, named after a Roman goddess of thermal waters.
Cudillero is a traditional fishing port on the Asturian coast. Its colourful houses, perched on the cliff overlook the Cantabrian Sea in its endless ebb and flow. There's nothing better than stopping to enjoy a cider in one of its many quaint restaurants and at night it is a romantic setting for a dinner and... Continue Reading →
As the end of the month draws closer, the sky swirls and changes minute by minute a tiny bit more, transforming as if the witches were brewing a special rainbow for Samhain. Here's a little ritual you can do... Tiny
Samhain draws near again... and All Saints follow. After that, the long winter sets in. Long talks on long nights. Winter solstice, snow and cold.
Autumn offers sunsets like no other time of year, it seems. This image is from the 30th.October last year. For a few instants, the sky lights up and burns with colour as if to compensate for the lack of light during the following months.
I took this last October at this time of the month, when Halloween draws near. In the Celtic tradition, it is called Samhain. The fiery skies offer a beautiful display of their best colours before the winter erases them.