Knox Box of Miscellany

Dawn Knox – A rearranger of words into something hopefully meaningful…

30th June 2014
by Dawnknox
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Looking isn’t Necessarily Seeing

I’ve been going to St. Nicholas Church, Laindon with Dunton since 1999 and I’ve taken lots of photos both inside and outside the building, day and night in every season. So, I didn’t think there was anything I hadn’t spotted … Continue reading

28th June 2014
by Dawnknox
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The Final L is for Lively and Lucky – DaffodiL and the Thin Place

It hasn’t been a great summer for English sport so far, but here’s something we excel at – Morris dancing! The chaps on the left are the Mayflower Morris Men, from Billericay, Essex and I had the opportunity to photograph … Continue reading

27th June 2014
by Dawnknox
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I is for Indomitable – DaffodIl and the Thin Place

That title makes it sound like my grammar has gone awry and I can’t spell Daffodil. But it can’t be helped if I’m going to get all the way to the final L in Daffodil tomorrow. And I’m going to … Continue reading

26th June 2014
by Dawnknox
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The Second D is for Doubtful – DaffoDil and the Thin Place

A little Indonesian boy looks on doubtfully. There was no one else around, so I’m not sure what he was doing standing next to the kerb like that and he didn’t seem sure either, but he doesn’t look worried – … Continue reading

24th June 2014
by Dawnknox
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The Second F is for Foreign – DafFodil and the Thin Place

Today, I’m thinking about the fourth letter of DAFFODIL, the second F. And this F is for Foreign. The chap on the left is rather foreign – well, he is to me. To the lady behind the drum on the … Continue reading

23rd June 2014
by Dawnknox
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F is for Fearful – DaFfodil and the Thin Place

Being fearful isn’t such a bad thing. I bet the parents of the boys on the left wished their sons were a bit more fearful and wanted to keep both feet and wheels on the ground. But its a problem … Continue reading

22nd June 2014
by Dawnknox
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Daffodil – A is for Apprehensive

It’s natural to be apprehensive when you find yourself in new situations. And discovering you’ve arrived back in time, years before you were born could easily be considered one such occasion. Knowing you have a voice trapped in your stomach … Continue reading

21st June 2014
by Dawnknox
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D is for… Daffodil and Determined

I’m not sure what’s worse, an apathetic teenager or a determined one! They both present challenges and I’m sure you have plenty of examples of both. What type is Daffodil? Well, she starts her story as someone who is afraid … Continue reading