Tag: summer

Coquelicot

Lest we forget that before becoming the iconic Remembrance, or Flanders, flower, the common poppy was that exuberantly fertile wildflower of our cornfields and a sighting of flame red rivers running through golden corn never failed to thrill – except for farmers, who through…

Isolation #7

We may not be allowed to go out and mingle but today at least the sun is not only shining but giving us some heat, and drawing us out to sit in the garden and/or potter with planting. I’ve sown assorted sizes of Tropaeolum…

Isolation #4

Before social distancing when Covid-19 was unheard of and St Ives’ beach offered a perfect mid-week day out in August. I wonder if we will be able to get this close to each other this summer? For as long as I’m well, am posting…