The weather has been all over the place during the past few days. Storm Barney has apparently passed over, though as I write, there is a storm whooping up, quite suddenly too, along the valley and mountains, in from the Atlantic seaboard.
As you can see from the photographs above, taken yesterday, the sun shone brilliantly, though intermittently!
I have just stepped out from the cottage to snap these, literally a few minutes ago.
Another storm has just swept in from the west!
The colours are uplifting I think, even though there is an inherent violence accompanying them.
Mother Nature is venting…
The clock moves to just after 4pm and the sky outside is darkening fast.
I rejoice in days like these, for one feels alive and adrenaline pumps to the surface, as the full force of Mother Nature moves across the sky and the trees tremble.
There is a conference in Paris today…on Climate Change.
I received clarification today of what I have long suspected…for we know that everything is connected…
It is simply this…that the War Machine, the military might of the West, guzzles the most oil and is the largest emitter of CO2 on our planet!
War and militarism are the key components of what fuels Climate Change!
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Colette O'Neill is a writer, photographer and teacher who has devoted the past 14 years to turning 3 acres of derelict land into a woodland sanctuary for all life, planting over 1,100 trees in the process.
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