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St Thomas Art & Craft Show

Delighted to be participating in the St Thomas Art & Craft Fair this weekend. “Magnolia” is one of four works that I will be showing. Horsley Ave, Willoughby, Sydney.



Magnolias line the driveway.
When they bloom I am outside,
barefoot, waiting to bruise.

from “Subtropical Port Cities” by Emily Connelly

Whole poem here.


Magnolias Again

…took these a week or so back when we paid another visit to the top gardens ….lots of heavy rain since then, so lots of the blooms are gone…


What would You Do If You Knew?

The streets in Clover were my walking path, yesterday. I needed a different scene from that of my neighborhood streets.


There are times that I love to misplace myself … wander around places I haven’t been and have to figure out how to return back to the place I started. 660 more words


Another birthday

Yesterday was a lovely day…my 61st birthday. I had a great day out up on the mountain with Taz (Mt Tamborine). It’s their Open Garden Trail… 92 more words


Purple Shades are all the rage!

Stunning Purple Magnolia elegantly packaged in a white box while rhinestones make a sparkly presense, all for a fabulous Quinceañera to be! Make it a statement invitation; Do I need to say more? 165 more words

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Magnificent Magnolias

As I live very close to Mount Congreve Gardens in Waterford, magnolias are a big part of my gardening year as I can see not only an unrivaled selection of magnolias but also plantings in numbers which cannot be seen anywhere else. 751 more words

Paddy Tobin