This moment's contemplation, the word 'hellebore'- Herbaceous, earthly, evocative, magickal; The name of a witch in woodland folklore.
(I) It wasn't until I saw a cluster of these, Flowers vivid and vicious That I understood the physiology behind the name 'Narcissus'. Beloved Daffodil, Sultan of Spring, You, as a reverent beauty, I've always known; Yet, seeing your being overrunning in place, Your true nature, to me, has shown. Like ebullient fanfare in parade… Continue reading Narcissus.
The weather so far this September has been quite moderate and what I would personally expect when I consider this time of year. Mildly warm during the day and giving way to a very tangible chill at night, the dizzying haze of unseasonal heatwaves seems, at least for now, a distant memory, however, what the… Continue reading Garden Apple Trees: A Tale Of Beauty And Bewilderment