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Sizzling Summer

Summer has arrived. And how? Sweating, sweltering, sizzling,.. superhot. Here in the center of Spain we’ve been suffering a two-week heatwave that started on the 10th of June and is set to continue several days yet. 249 more words

The Seasons

The Summer Tree

Since I got over my ‘chitis (bronchitis) I’ve been doing battle with one Dreaded Lurgy after another … however, today is Summer Solstice and the World has changed. 48 more words



Wet tonight, treading on the bodies

of dead leaves, uneven shapes under my feet

of gold and brown dimly glimpsed;

the rain makes the air warm, and I don’t mind… 64 more words


The Cucumber Saga continues

Now for those who have been following my blog you will understand why we now have a whole part dedicated to the growing of cucumbers. 719 more words

The Continuing Adventure

Summer Is

Summer is stinging bees
And flies on the cheese
That mother put out,
(Oh hear her shout)!

Summer is a gentle breeze
That ruffles the skirts… 23 more words



The old gold leaves are heavy, damp,

the last cranberries almost hidden

under them—bright scarlet shapes

below a tracery of ice—the sunlight

cold, faint, as if from a galaxy away. 84 more words


If Each Season Was A Boyfriend


Winter is the full bearded lumberjack softy of your dreams. He doesn’t care if you’ve put on a little weight — your primary wardrobe is cozy sweaters and leggings anyway. 383 more words