Tag: woodland

Blue Monday with bells

Equivalent to the Japanese Hanami, many of us go in search of the wonder of the Spring woodland – Hyacinthoides non-scripta or British bluebells When I went this week, the bluebells were already turning, having been summoned by a somewhat early start to Spring….

amazed

After the opening finesse of foliage neat segregations of bush and shrub blur in jaunty slap-dash lines rhododendron contenders juggle for limelight an audacious muddle of fragrance and pigment the vulgar blending with vivacious along wooded paths in May I lose my way, amazed A…

Wild side

Primitively reckless, wild and loud the child is discouraged storms drench her house in thunder trees take on the terrible tantrum of tempest each crack and crone-like creak a shivering torment in occult light she knows they lead the lost astray on grass-topped summits, the…