The Girl Can Write
Drop in and visit Eemanee at What Crazy Looks Like blog as she remembers her childhood and her grandmother and great-grandmother at Cliff Cottage.
Cliff Cottage is no longer the same. Time changes everything. Reality changes everything. i prefer the softened, filtered, deliberately chosen images of memory. Perhaps that is why i no longer take photos. Perhaps that is why i should. My aunt asked, “Where’s the camera?” i haven’t take a photo in years.
The view of Bath from the top of the hill, of the brilliant sunlit blue of the sea is still the most amazing glimpse of the island. While in other parts of the island the sea looks a pale, polluted green, the water here is a life-affirming baptismal blue!
…read the whole thing at What Crazy Looks Like. (link here)