Category Archives: adventures

Finding my feet

It’s been a long time since I sat down to write something, and I wish I could put my finger on why that was, but I’m finally able to sit and let the words come.  So I’m back, and I … Continue reading

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Have a good look

I’ve been inside a lot at work, so this post isn’t going to be full of garden photos. Instead it’s going to be photos of some of my recent adventures.  But I did find a brand new tiger swallowtail, wings … Continue reading

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We were too young and free

I don’t have a sunrise for you this week– but I do have a moonset over the Lower Garden.  The moon was so brilliantly full. Everything looks so green; makes winter feel like a cheap bitter lie.  And that cheers … Continue reading

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The shadow won’t let it in

I find that lately all I have are sad songs on repeat, rattling around my brain.  I can’t explain it, but even the Christmas music that normally cheers me can’t shake me out of it.  And maybe it’s that winter … Continue reading

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Like the tree and the vine

For the first time in a long while, I got out into the woods to hike for a while.  It’s definitely been way too long, and I’m feeling it today, but I wouldn’t change it for the world.  It was … Continue reading

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Not alone in the dark

Today was a chilly and blustery kind of day, and I was definitely bundled up for it.  But it was productive, if cold.  And I got a lovely sunrise shot in the Lower Garden, just before we yanked the bird … Continue reading

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Caught in the liminal spaces

The change of seasons is hard upon us, and I feel caught between them.  The leaves are half-gone, the garden beginning to feel barren.  It has been cold this week– the promise of snow heavy in the air, but yet. … Continue reading

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