image of the week... boy number 2

3 Boys 3 walks.. another one from my playground antics with Jonah.

My reason for posting this is in reflection to how I have unfortunately come to realize that I am not invincible against the elements. The fight or flight decision when commencing battle with the weather has it s pros and cons. It can shock you ( canvey island with Ben), delight you (timmy & cassey) and defeat you...today in Margate. Alas winter cometh and the motivation to embrace it's mighty powers can at times be testing.. but challenging...

So back to Jonah.. this is when the cold becomes irrelevant and the gusts of hurricane like wind humorous. The power of the gales were fun and inspiring and the comic vision of being carried home almost became a reality.

Also another frame from The poverty in the UK project. This was a memorable moment for me as I remember when the ice cream van approached outside the house chiming, the children ( Shaun & Ayesha) bellowed " neee nahh, nee nahhh" in response . I was confused. Ashley explained she had told them that the siren was that of an emergency service vehicle as she often did have the money to treat them to an ice cream...