Breathe the Free Air- invigorate your day!

Breathe the Free Air- invigorate your day!

I took a walk out of my front door this morning to see what I could see. After lots of rain and grey, dull clouds, the pale blue sky and golden light were a feast for the eyes, and I couldn’t resist. My routine has changed recently, and so it has been harder to get [...]

An English Woodland Ball

An English Woodland Ball

Come dance now? As these days lengthen into warm evenings, For the Woodland has prepared her dappled halls With banners of green from her spring stores. Carpets of lilac and white she has laid Delicate, soft - a nymphs delight! Drifting on the freshening air, Wild garlic intoxicates, Gold, beam sun illuminates the regal scene [...]

Empty Land – a meditation

Empty Land – a meditation

It has been a surprise to see how quickly the land seems empty. It feels to me as if the seasons have descended at speed from autumn to winter and I wondered what I might learn.

The Robin on the Gatepost 

The Robin on the Gatepost 

We met one morning, early. A frozen surprise, a brief encounter! Our gaze was across the green. He looked at me, our thoughts transparent Transfixed we stood, a brief moment! Then, with a nervous twitch of tail feathers He flew to  gable end, a brief vantage point. His courage renewed, his song broke the silence. A brief serenade. [...]