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Monday morning

When I was a kid we used to go every Sunday to the countryside where my parents have a house nearby a lake.

I grew up in a tiny apartment, on the last floor of a big building. 492 more words

Mood Of The Day

Crimson Red Carnations

“Butterflies are not insects,’ Captain John Sterling said soberly. ‘They are self-propelled flowers.”Robert A. Heinlein, The Cat Who Walks Through Walls

Good Day!



wild carnations,
basking in golden hues,
swaying in mountain’s breeze, free of
all thoughts.




Listening to Louis Armstrong and Ella Fitzgerald and thinking of my great grand-aunt Rose who loved so much carnations. Born in 1909, the last of eleven children she has been her entire life a model of strength, determination, honesty, infinite love and generosity; and all this with a serious dose of humour! 335 more words

Mood Of The Day

Brunet Florist

Just started working in a flower shop – hello florist Michelle. Therefore some blog posts have been slightly delayed. Nonetheless I am typing this blog post from the flower shop as it is not very busy on a Friday! 264 more words


Red Carnation in the Spotlight

“What a lovely thing a rose is!”

He walked past the couch to the open window and held up the drooping stalk of a moss-rose, looking down at the dainty blend of crimson and green. 147 more words


A Collection of Red Carnations

“For millions of years flowers have been producing thorns. For millions of years sheep have been eating them all the same. And it’s not serious, trying to understand why flowers go to such trouble to produce thorns that are good for nothing? 157 more words