Renovation Diaries 04. Construction begins, repairing, re-building, brickworks

For today’s Renovation Diaries instalment, you’ll see that the Chapel interior started to look very much like a building site…! This was also the part of the process where we brought services in, water, electric, gas, so that the Chapel could be brought up to modern day standards.

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HPH photo diary / 16. Changing light

The afternoons slip quickly into dark evenings this time of year and working by candlelight for a few hours is an unexpected joy I’ve discovered this month. It’s been a busy patch of juggling writing and renovating these last few weeks. This changing light that unfolds now is cooler, but lower, stretching deep into the…

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HPH photo diary / 15. Late September skies

September was a transitional month — unpacking, cleaning, writing, more unpacking, digging, building, painting. And it looks to be that way for a while yet. The houseplants are needing much cleaning as the dust settles. So in the latter part of the month, I tried to get back into taking more frequent walks as a…

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