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Two Nights in the Garden in May I’ve Spent. #thatcuriousloveofgreen

Two Nights in the Garden in May I’ve Spent. #thatcuriousloveofgreen

Two nights in the garden in May I’ve spent, From haze of sunset, until a full bright moon appeared over the tree tops. I thought the birds would break their hearts with singing. The garden is an amphitheatre. It is the venue, the audience, and […]

Consider The Grass Growing

Consider The Grass Growing

Consider the grass growing As it grew last year and the year before, Cool about the ankles like summer rivers When we walked on a May evening through the meadows To watch the mare that was going to foal.  – Patrick Kavanagh, May 1943. Woke to […]

Things we can Learn from the Flowers…

Things we can Learn from the Flowers…

Things we can Learn from the Flowers…   Flowers express themselves to the full of their being. If they were like humans they would hide their colours. This is why flowers make us happy, they’ve mastered the goal of our lives. The only fulfilment.   […]

Days of Magic

Days of Magic

May 11th 2017 Another luminous day. The countryside is verdant, overflowing. Cascades of white flowering hawthorn, the swallows, returned, and the lilacs. All filling the air with ecstasy. The last of the trees leafed suddenly, like waves rolling inwards, glimmering, turning the light green. The […]

Mornings of Mist & Magic

Mornings of Mist & Magic

Let it never be said that I’m not easily pleased. You can have a lot of fun on your own in a rainy field did you know that? Glamorous it isn’t, but that’s how I roll! Put it down to love of nature, hyper awareness/mindfulness, […]

Two recipes, two debs & more…

Hello everyone! I hope you’re well, happy and missing me? Don’t answer that… I know I’ve been lax with blogging lately (it’s been a week and a half I think which is a long gap for me) but I do have a number of genuine […]