For the ‘Wordless Wednesday’ blog prompt today I submit this beauty from the early 1960’s. Hughson Street, Toxteth… the row of neat two-up two-down houses where we lived… Mum, little bro and I on the step in dubious socks and short trousers… and a Hillman Minx from around 1964. And of course, the cobbles.  ItContinue reading “HILLMAN MINX AND COBBLES IN TOXTETH (1964)”


The photograph on the left-hand screen below shows my mother, brother and I standing on the step on my Gran and Grandad’s house at 25 Hughson Street, Toxteth, Liverpool. At a guess I’d say the photo had been taken at the end of the 1960’s. I’d spent the whole of my early life living inContinue reading “GENEALOGY – FINDING HUGHSON STREET”


This is a short audio clip of my Mum, Joan Seaman, talking about her friendship with one of her friends, Tess Abernethy from the Dingle in Liverpool. Mum worked with Tess during the 1950’s and ‘60’s and they were both employed as usherettes in the local cinema, The Gaumont, Princes Park. As Mum describes inContinue reading “GENEALOGY – TESSIE ABERNETHY”

Poems for Warriors

"Be on guard. Stand firm in the faith. Be courageous. Be strong. And do everything with love." 1 Cor. 16:13-14

The Gravel Ghost

A Storyteller's View


Fine art, abstract art, contemporary art.

The Alchemist's Studio

Raku pottery, vases, and gifts

Beautiful Mess Mama

Life is messy. Life is beautiful. Art & Musings by Lori Oswald

Tiffany Arp-Daleo Art

Abstract Paintings, Mixed Media, Photography


Leave nothing but footsteps. Take nothing but photos. Kill nothing but time.

PIPA Wall Art and Home Decor

Unique wall art & home decor items to beautify your interior spaces.

Outside The Lines

Fun readings about Color, Art and Segmation!


Street Photography & Travels


Photography by Manos,

CyndiLeigh Photography

Sharing a small part of my world with you!

The right profile

Merseyside photographer and blogger

Phil Kneen

I shoot people...

Art Attack

Discovering art in everything

Ray Ferrer - Emotion on Canvas

** OFFICIAL Site of Artist Ray Ferrer **