I caught a glimpse of the horses running yesterday. I watched as the white and brown raced one another, first one in the lead, then the other. They are so… Read more When they run →
I wish I could describe the fine quality of the rain that is descending now where I live. It is like mist, except with a gravitational pull. It is rain but… Read more The skein of Rain →
Does thinking you can do a handstand count?
Green is never so bright as it is in spring, during rain. It rained like England today, the way it’s barely visible but pouring, lets you can wander happy among the new plants. I got everything in last week: lavender, lemon thyme, strawberries, hostas, columbines, sweet woodruff, dicentra, poppy, ranunculus, creeping phlox. Only the cilantro and basil await, and all the annuals from seed. Here I advise anyone who loves to garden to immediately go to Dan Pearson or Nigel Slater. They will captivate with lush pictures and solid tales of… Read more Green, in Rain →
In the interest of improving my blog, I am taking an on-line class called “Blog Triage” with Cynthia Morris and Alyson Stanfield. In the first lesson, I am asked to… Read more Reader, →