A New Year, a New Adventure

Never apologize. Never explain. Just get the thing done, and let them howl - Agnes Macphail I confess that for the last 10 months my muse has been locked in the cupboard while I have been pre-occupied with other matters. I will not bore you with the details but you will discover what I have… Continue reading A New Year, a New Adventure

In a Vase on Monday – Irises

Alas my contributions to Cathy's meme are somewhat erratic and it looked as if I was set for another failure. Yesterday was wet and windy and today the mist rolled in enveloping everything in a thick white blanket. Somehow a bunch of chervil with a few insignificant white umbels was too feeble, but that was… Continue reading In a Vase on Monday – Irises

“Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises,”

For the last three days Zyphrus has roared and the horses of Poisedon have reared over the reef as the tempest raged............ A full-blown North Atlantic gale is best described as a tempest stirred by the wrath of the gods. On the headland the storm force winds have a deep bass roar and as the… Continue reading “Be not afeard; the isle is full of noises,”