It’s not spring yet, not matter what the calendar says. I understand all about the tilt of the earth and angles of the sun, but it’s cold out there. 22 more words
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Cleavers (Galium aparine)
Synonyms: Goosegrass. Barweed. Hedgeheriff. Hayriffe. Eriffe. Grip Grass. Hayruff. Catchweed. Scratweed. Mutton Chops. Robin-run-in-the-Grass. Loveman. Goosebill. Everlasting Friendship.
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I always like watching travel shows on PBS because normally they are filmed in beautiful light. The camera people work their schedule at a location to create memorable images. 224 more words
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This Vermont Life
I miss the Reading Lady on Williston–that tiny road on the back side of town.
She was my favorite sign of spring.
Appearing there on the porch of her aging Victorian. 111 more words
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I’ll start the spring with a poem for the bushy-tailed tree climber that delighted me today.
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Tea Leaves and Tweed
It has been a strange season this year. Winter was, for the most part, mild and uneventful, other than one or two exciting days. But we managed to have quite a few weeks of unseasonably mild temperature. 316 more words
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