Tag: trees

A different Ending

A picture prompt that invoked an aged mother who urged her son to leave her in a Belarusian forest as he went on to join the Jewish partisans there: The Sunday Muse #138

Making the most of Mist & Minimalism

“It amazes me when mistchloroforms the fieldsand wipes out whatever world  exists… …and a crowcalls down to me in its treetop voicethat there are webs and dripsand actualities up there” Mist ~ Alice Oswald A cold spell followed by a warm front brought two… Continue Reading “Making the most of Mist & Minimalism”

The oaks have it

With plenty of opportunity to check out some weatherlore I went looking for the rate of Spring foliation in oak trees (Quercus robur) and Ash (Fraxinus excelsior. First up was the small grove of Oaks – I’d like to have got closer but it… Continue Reading “The oaks have it”