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If you don’t think you can buy just about everything on Amazon.com, think again. Now to be honest, I tried going to my local gardening shop, and the lady kept putting me off–2 weeks, 3 weeks, soon! I like to support … Continue reading
Next time, I will rest walk. I will not flit from flower to flower like a butterfly, capturing this and that in my digital memory. As fun as that is, next time, I will think walk. I will not adrenalin-rush the … Continue reading
Translucent, thin as thin, my skin barely covers the vital parts, the vulnerable places. Tough as nails is truly strong, but nails pierce and punctures bleed; so in the livelong days, would I be happier to be the punctured or … Continue reading
. . . and maybe also eat a few.
We (royal we, I guess) interrupt this previously scheduled program of Descanso Gardens shots–all flowers, all the time–to bring you this new very yellow visitor to my yard. It looks like a Northern (Bullock’s) Oriole. A new one for my bird list. The orioles … Continue reading
Here are more pictures from our first trip to Descanso. We just went again today. I was looking for all of you who promised to bring treats–lemonade, smoked salmon, tea, scones. Where were you? Did you get lost in the oak … Continue reading
Delicate, layer upon layer, color upon color, and I breathe with my nose and my eyes and my heart. A sigh breathes out, only to make way for the next ah. A wonder breathes out, and I feel tension leave my … Continue reading
Just park me right here–no work, no food (well, maybe), a camera, a book, and a few hours to spend. Sigh.
I keep thinking I have seen the last rose, but then another hardy beauty pokes its head up to the sun and me.