Tag: woodland

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… Continue Reading “amazed”

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… Continue Reading “Wild side”

New for Old in the Forest

The name is as recent as 1079 when King William requisitioned this most ancient common land as a royal hunting ground. And today the New Forest is a Natural Park of open sandy heathland interspersed with boggy wetland, as well as deciduous and coniferous… Continue Reading “New for Old in the Forest”