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spring fever (Soliloquy no Renga)

Hokku:

Ah! those cherry blossoms
their beauty amazes me again –
finally spring is here
© Chèvrefeuille

soft petals come to life
puffs off the ocean… 75 more words

Poem

Mistaken Identity

The whole time I’ve had my plot I’ve known about the apple trees. There are 3 of them. Two are fruiting trees, trained as cordons and the third is a male tree for pollination. 605 more words

Allotment

Meadowlark Botanical Gardens, Vienna, Virginia

While in Washington, D.C. I traveled to Meadowlark Botanical Gardens and took some photos of the flowers that were blooming. I captured a couple of photos of a duck sitting on a nest near the pond. 54 more words

Photography

Cherry Season Again

The cherry trees are laden with fruit again and the wildlife are already taking full advantage of the bounty!…

There is one downside to this feasting however… it does leave the birds a little…. 30 more words

Of medicine, elephants and cherry trees

— Why do elephants paint their toenails red?
— So they can hide in cherry trees.
— Really? Sounds crazy to me…
— Ever seen an elephant in a cherry tree?
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Conventional Medicine

Pink Blossoms

Although the calendar promised spring, the weather had different ideas and treated me with the grasp of its wintry hands.  My fingers were numb from the breeze, but my heart was still very tender from the brutal beating of the night’s events, and 3:30 in the morning was far too late for me to be experiencing so many feelings. 425 more words

College