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New season resolutions for Earth Day.

The garden has just started to wake up after a bruisingly long winter. The forsythia is about to burst into golden Easter glory, the daffodils are straightening up to trumpet the new season and the birds are all shouting their spring songs. 424 more words


Spring in the Apiary

Beekeepers’ jazz cantors
hum spectacular frenetic frazzles
—lorem ipsum, vroom, vraiment Wahnsinn
Twice twirl dizzy panoramas
to strut between the blooms:

citrine and amethyst
forsythia and hyacinth… 35 more words

Creative Writing

Astronomical Spring

It was astronomical spring, the vernal equinox, on 20th March 2018. For a brief period it did start to seem spring-like once the Beast from the East had left us, although being the UK obviously it rained. 214 more words



Spring is here and I am so excited for longer days and no more snow! I can’t wait to get started this season and work the soil. 24 more words


#blogbookaday: My Busy Green Garden

Summary:  “So begins this lyrical tribute to the bugs, bees, and birds that make the garden such a busy place. With each turned page, more visitors appear, and all the while the “surprise”—a chrysalis—changes unnoticed until, on the last page, a butterfly emerges and flies away across the garden’s well-tended borders. 333 more words


Profitable Instruction Of The Perfite Ordering Of Bees PDF

A profitable instruction of the perfite ordering of bees, with the maruellous nature, propertie, and gouernements of them: and the necessarie vses both of their honie Bees and their homes have always had a The Buzzing of the Bees A longer piece A profitable instruction of the perfite ordering of Bees by Thomas Free kindle book and epub digitized and proofread by Project Gutenberg. 207 more words


Side Quest, attempt #2

Last year, I announced my side quest to read several “best of” collections and see whether any of them were worth reading through the years.  My first attempt was a disaster.  766 more words

Science Fiction