This time last year I was getting excited about spending 3 weeks on an isolated Scottish island. Little did I know that my ‘holiday’ this year would be spending 6 weeks (or more) in isolation at home.
The reason we went to Luing was to find out what it was like to live on a small island, and hopefully to see otters. I loved my time there very much. Here are some photos.
Blackmill bay, used to be a busy port .
Mull in the distance.
I got my wish we saw the otters on several occasions, also sea eagles, deer, seals , hares and dolphins.
Being in lockdown just now has it’s similarities, I’m enjoying watching wildlife in my garden, watching the trees coming into leaf and blossom, appreciating the view from my window, and spending time in the garden relaxing and enjoying the sunshine. Planning meals and thinking about where the next lot of food will come from, no pub to go to. Also I intended being creative while I was there but I just couldn’t muster up. That’s just how I feel at the moment, although I have found something I’m enjoying but more on that in my next post.
Stay safe and well.