Tag: wildflowers

to the abbey with wildflowers, water & woodland

For weeks now my photo mojo has flat-lined and to help me kick start some enthusiasm my daughter suggested I dig out my camera and take a walk with her around one of my favourite spots – Roche Abbey in South Yorkshire. [Quite coincidentally… Continue Reading “to the abbey with wildflowers, water & woodland”

May the Day go well

And first off Tess Taylor’s “May Day” poem… They go, the early flags, the gory maples—so too the daffodils & Lenten roses.Other petals swirl & nights warm. Buds thicken and cast shadows:in a thunderstormI almost forget the ice that was. Narcissi suckle watery paths;meadows… Continue Reading “May the Day go well”

Queen of the May

This time last year I had to take a train to see one of the sights I make pilgrimage to each May It is no place in particular – any English country lane will do but now I walk out of the house and… Continue Reading “Queen of the May”