Sarah McIntyre (jabberworks) wrote,
Sarah McIntyre
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the mcintyres hit dartmoor

Whoo hoo! Here's proof that Sam Reeve and I CONQUERED Bonehill Rocks. We do good superhero poses.


Photo by Stuart

Stuart and I love Dartmoor, in deepest Devon, and when my parents came to visit, we absolutely had to show them a bit of it.




Here's my mother; I love how she looks like some sort of Wild West cowgirl.



Oo, and spooky, is that the Hound of the Baskervilles? No, it is a poodle.



We still got a bit of sinister atmosphere, though. Good ol' Dartmoor.



And, of course, aliens. Philip Reeve here is only slightly surprised. He wrote the Larklight trilogy and a Doctor Who story and now he is used to aliens.



I love this shot of Sam by the lake.



Hello, Philip! Hello, Sarah! The Reeves were awesome, letting so many McIntyres descend on them at once.



Obligatory family shots:





Dad and me, geeking out in the sunshine:









Fat shaggy ponies! What bliss!



Oo, is that an elf there, sketching in the mossy forest?



Uh oh, broken pencil lead!



I can really see where Philip gets his material for the Goblins books, that place is like walking into a story.



Huge thanks to the Reeves for a fabulous stay!





You can see a bunch more photos over in my Facebook album if you like...
Tags: dartmoor, holiday, reeve
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