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Trees and Me

I woke up with thoughts of trees this morning and feeling a little melancholy. We see trees and take them for granted, that they will always be there for us to look at and enjoy. As a child, I was … Continue reading

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Yule love this………..

OK, it’s July, but the tree is up, and Santa is waiting in the wings…….. aka hanging from the doorknocker. You thought we were joking, didn’t you. Now depending on behaviour will determine which side is facing out:

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And so it begins

Or should I say began a little over a month ago. At least the boringĀ irritatingĀ repetitive traditional popular songs haven’t been loaded into the continuous players yet, but it will come, oh yeah, it will come. Everywhere is tinsel, streamers, candles, … Continue reading

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Friday walk thoughts

It was a positively glorious morning first thing! So much so that I (almost) leapt out of bed, got washed and dressed, then took the dog out for an hour before breakfast. The pontoon was a white carpet of frost … Continue reading

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They say a mirror of above is below, Branches reaching high, Not touching the sky, With roots buried deep. A secret network Of Life old and new Only half of it seen, Half hidden from view. Stretching out, reaching down … Continue reading

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Apple Blossom Time

2 days ago yesterday and today the lawn is sprinkled with pink confetti.

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Reach for the Sky

Is this one tree or many? This silver birch is on our bottom route and consists of half a dozen or so entwined trunks. It stands on its own little island of mossy grass where four pathways meet.

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Both torso and headless, Tangled limbs, arms and legs, Reaching, touching, stretching Out into the void From the bowels of the woodland – Unseen, undiscovered, unspoilt.

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What about my tits?

  Our walks in the woods are changing. Several months ago, we noticed lots of different coloured dots on the trees, and at one stage a man in a green and brown uniform hugging one. Actually, he was measuring the … Continue reading

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