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The ladybirds

The painting is a random musing of ladybirds climbing up a flower plant. It feels a whimsical joy to observe these beautiful creatures slowly climb up and then carelessly fly off to yonder.

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We have a small (humanely whittled down from what I would term as “ridiculous”) ladybug population overwintering with us. They have become like the pets we never had. 217 more words


My windowsill has been quite educational recently; every autumn and winter, colonies of ladybirds gather (I would be a very niche Cinderella, and sadly they don’t chirup at me like the birds, who echo her every intonation before riffing off her suggestions) and huddle. 263 more words

Ladybirds At The Church

During a cycle ride round the local countryside recently we stopped to have a look round North Wootton Churchyard and were surprised to see two gravestones well speckled with ladybird pupae. 515 more words


You give me Ladybirds...

So, last time we spoke I mentioned my insecurities trying to plague my every thought of (E). This time I want to talk about how I feel knowing there’s someone out there who likes me the same way I like them… … 404 more words


Sticks in the Smoke 36: Hyde Park 2

Ladybird shower and “The Right to Speak” (Wednesday 26 October 2016)

I pick up a coffee at the Serpentine Cafe. This is where I left off my last visit to Hyde Park in March, when I explored the east and south of the park ( 1,332 more words

When You Love Somebody

“When you love somebody,” Sting sings, “….set them free.”

As if.

When you REALLY love somebody, you help them plump and prepare their nest so they can do some nesting whenever they feel like it. 33 more words

Shannon Cutts