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A Dewy Morning


Throughout the garden we have plants, such as these bidens that enliven the front entrance, that have self-seeded from tubs and hanging baskets. 230 more words

“When gorse is out of bloom, kissing is out of season” (English proverb)

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Seed and attempt . La semilla y el intento

Sembrar una semilla es un acto de amor, pero tu amor no garantiza que broten sus flores.

Puede ser que la riegues de más y se ahogue; puede ser que no le pongas suficiente agua y se seque; puede ser que no hayas elegido buena tierra y no logre echar raíces. 419 more words


Heather and Gorse beds

Sitting in a grassy patch surrounded by heather and gorse, with a babbling brook below, and cows and ponies free in the moors behind, the sounds that fill the air are so soothing; water over stones, horses whinnying, cows lowing, not to mention the birdsong, and then of course the bees busy in the heather bells I paint…

Just me and Max today

Saturday 20th August 2016

Jez had had 3 good walks yesterday and went out with Chris this morning so this afternoon I decided it was most probably best to leave her at home, especially as she didn’t seem keen to come out with me. 279 more words


Heather & Gorse

Carpe Diem #1005 Heather
Carpe Diem #1004 Gorse

silent heather plains
white flowers shining
through the mist

nesting and foraging
among the gorse thorns
rare Dartford warblers… 16 more words