First Sunflower - 06/02/2022 the firstof the sunflowershas broken throughtoday swirling aroundits own darknessyet . . . the sunshineis captured perhapsit is taken inthroughthe blackthen . . . processedgolden there is ahypnotismbeing practicedhere taking the eye . . . taking me aroundthe spiralstothe heart ~
Flowering Gum - 05/02/2022 the play of lightisthe playof fire the red fuelof eucalypt flowersignitingthe golden flameof sunset close my eyes facethe west I tooamthe flame amon fire
DADamyata ~ thank heavenforthe sky thank goodnessfor the greenthat isthe garden give thanks –Igive thanks –for the happy buzzof fliesof bees the sticky websof spiderswho waitso quietlyin foliage waitingfor their time a white butterflyis visitingby flitsamong the vegetablesalready lefttoo long celery flowers carrotsgone to seed it isa little bitunruly there are alliumssprawlingeverywhere I keep meaningto … Continue reading play (in the garden)
You might - in an idle moment - wonder how things turned out witht he plums and the cockatoos. Wonder no more. The season for the plums is over. We picked the last of what we will take yesterday. My estimate is that the cockatoos managed to claim 75% of the crop. European blackbirds (of … Continue reading About those plums . . .