poetry and prose about place

haying time 7-20

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7-20 d

hay bales in a field along the Cornwall coast (image from Street View)


7-20 1 journal


7-20 1 map

map showing distance travelled (map from Google Earth)


In New Brunswick, a common sight is of hayfields with their bales of hay …



hay bales in New Brunswick


Haying and hay bales are also a common sight along the Cornwall coast …


7-20 b

a farmer works at his trailer of hay near Trenarren (image from Street View)


So, today’s virtual biking trip felt a little like biking at home …


7-20 e

bales of hay along Cornwall coast (image from Street View)


Best View:  round hay bales along the Cornwall coast …


Aug 18, 2013  'haybales near Trenarren'  Jane Tims

Aug 18, 2013 ‘haybales near Trenarren’ Jane Tims


Copyright  2013  Jane Tims

Written by jane tims

September 4, 2013 at 6:52 am

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  1. I enjoyed the virtual tour 🙂



    September 10, 2013 at 5:00 am

  2. Love the hay bales in your watercolor – thinking about all the cows and other farm animals who will enjoy the taste of summer in their winter meals of hay…


    Barbara Rodgers

    September 6, 2013 at 11:44 am

    • Hi Barbara. Nice thought!!! I have a soft spot for hay bales … I think it comes from the ‘Little Boy Blue’ nursery rhyme when I was young. Jane


      jane tims

      September 7, 2013 at 7:54 am

  3. It looks similar to around here, too. Wonderful Best View. 🙂



    September 4, 2013 at 6:19 pm

    • Hi. Round bales seem the norm, although a few farmers here still use the rectangular bales. I learned to drive in a field piled with hay bales!!! Jane


      jane tims

      September 4, 2013 at 9:46 pm

  4. My heart lept at the glimpse of that beautiful, wild coastline…. cheers for haybales in autumn! hugs, Leigh



    September 4, 2013 at 2:17 pm

    • Hi Leigh. Thanks! I love every glimpse of the coastline I get. Rugged and wild! Jane


      jane tims

      September 4, 2013 at 9:43 pm

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