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“A lovely story for young children to enjoy and feel part of Bracken’s adventure. Look forward to the next one.”
The whittling gardener
"Carving is a joy to the artist... To attack the raw material, gradually to extract a shape out of the following ones own desire or, sometimes, the inspiration of the material itself: this gives the sculptor great joy." ~ Aristide Maillol My first attempt of a...
In troubled times (The Garden)
* Life for us all, is very challenging at this present time. The COVID-19 virus itself hits the older generations and people with underlying health problems the hardest but can still affects us all.The affect that the virus has with our everyday lives, our future both...
It’s a kind of magic (2019)
Post originally written in December 2012. “From December to March, there are for many of us three gardens – the garden outdoors, the garden of pots and bowls in the house, and the garden of the mind’s eye.” – Katherine S. White Now there is one...
War and Flowers (Revised)
A post first written in 2012. "In Flanders fields the poppies blow Between the crosses, row on row, That mark our place; and in the sky The larks, still bravely singing, fly Scarce heard amid the guns below. We are the Dead. Short days ago We lived, felt dawn, saw...
Wordless Wednesday: November Rose
Winter is coming
Winter is coming! Thankfully, you will not see any white walkers in this post although unfortunately, Daenerys doesn't make an appearance either but there may be a few dragons. Dragonfly Nymph Officially we are still in autumn but the starter pistol for winter has...
Wordless Wednesday: Autumnal delights
Wordless Wednesday: Bamboo and Robin
Wordless Wednesday: Rosetober
Wordless Wednesday: Stag’s Horn Sumach
Wordless Wednesday: Autumnal Blue Sky
The Green Shield Bug
"Bugs are not going to inherit the earth. They own it now. So we might as well make peace with the landlord." Palomena prasina
Wordless Wednesday: Autumn Dew
Wordless Wednesday: Toad sweeper
Wordless Wednesday: Freddie the Frog!
Let the garden do the talking……
"Keep me true to the trees, faithful to the grasses, Let me not traduce the birds, betray the faith of the roses, nor hurt the heart of the daffodils... Keep me fit for stars and twilights, answering to the blue night-shadows. Set me free to be caressed of the...
Silence of the Garden
"We are all but recent leaves on the same old tree of life and if this life has adapted itself to new functions and conditions, it uses the same old basic principles over and over again. There is no real difference between the grass and the man who mows it." ~Albert...