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Twelve Days of Christmas: #1

A Partridge in a Pear Tree


Landscape Trend Foretold in Song Lyric

By Michael Leach

Partridges have gone the way of powdered wigs, but producing fruit is uber trendy. 114 more words

Twelve Days Of Christmas

Himalayan hill partridge in a wild pear tree

Arborophila torqueola (hill partridge)

Pyrus pashia (wild Himalayan pear)

Illustration by K Anandakuttan

Inspired by the season and familiar verse… and science. This partridge in a pear tree lives in the distant Himalayan foothills. 59 more words

Science

Be Merry!

A little early i know but i’ve not posted for ages – A Very Merry Christmas to Everyone!

Illustration

Conversations with a Pear Tree

“Jaques.”

I stroked the pale bark and hummed.

“Jaques.”

“Jacques”.

“Hello, Jaques.”

I closed my eyes and leaned back against the branch. The sun warmed my face, touching my cheeks, almost to the point of uncomfortablitity. 117 more words

Poetry

Search Complete

Search Complete © Lynn Wiles 2014
I spent my lunch hour trying to find one tree that still had vibrant autumn foliage and when I was about to give it up, I found this pear tree. 15 more words

Photography