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January means January?

As January draws to a close we’re still wrapped in a cocoon of grey spun from wet silvery threads of salty cloud whipped up from a plumbean sea by the breath of Zephyrus. 309 more words

Island Life

Of Plants and Ponds

So I had a little time in the garden this morning in between the rain showers. Did a couple of odd jobs. I also noticed something, but I will show that in another post, probably tomorrow. 328 more words


In My Garden - Aquilegia

Aquilegia, also known as Columbine and Granny’s Bonnet, is a perennial which flowers in spring. The blooms are striking – a spurred bell-shaped flower made up of five petals that spread out from the base surrounding five larger sepals. 134 more words

Interesting Things


Welcome to the Muck. The muck is my mind. My mind is a never ending carnival ride- a.k.a. “The Zipper”. A terrifying ride, “the zipper”. Out and out unpredictable, spinning and rocking and clinging for dear life in your little metal cage…you know it’ll eventually end, so you wait in line FOREVER, just to piss your pants in fear. 56 more words


Hiding From Schoolwork

To be honest, that is what I’m doing with this blog, too. As long as I’m busy writing blog posts, I don’t have time to do anything for school, right. 176 more words


Pretty Seed Packets and a Quotes Chalk Board

My Mom loves growing flowers from seeds. Every year she likes to collect seeds from some of the plants in the garden to regrow the next year. 216 more words




A brief window of sunshine emerged in an otherwise wet and dull day, to enable me to cut the grass, do some dead-heading, and repel bramble invaders on the back drive. 136 more words