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One summer day

The day was very hot and sticky, the kind of heat you try to get away from. 626 more words

A Welsh tongue twister

Llanfairpwllgwyngyllgogerychwyrndrobwyll-llantysiliogogogoch is certainly not a name you would see every day – unless of course, you live there.

Tucked up in the far North of Wales on the island of Anglesey and roughly four hour’s drive from Cardiff, Llanfair, as it is more commonly known, has made a name for itself simply by its sheer existence. 261 more words

Chasing Vapor

In the minutes after sunrise, the surface fog rapidly breaks up, swirling and eddying in patches of sunlight, spiraling upward on rising thermals. In a secluded inlet, a column of fog rises along a narrow shaft of light as though filling the void with a vaporous tree. Crozet, Virginia.


Gardener's Remorse

There’s a term for people who buy things then wish they hadn’t. It’s called buyer’s remorse. I believe there is a similar phenomenon associated with gardening. 481 more words

Humor / Life

Five-Hundred Word Challenge 426: Action to Take

Well, there are plenty of times in which I could choose to boost my own ego, but then again when there are warming up races there are other things to worry about. 503 more words


Who are the Green Doctors?

Who do you call when you need someone to trim a tree 5, 7 or 10 feet high?

Who do you call when your favorite tree looks sick or with a plague? 508 more words