Haiku | “resilience”

Hauptidia maroccana Hauptidia maroccana: Historically distributed  in western England and south Wales. Now widespread across England, from Yorkshire down to the south coast. Adults, contrary to he outdated national records, can be found through out the year on one of its host plants, namely Foxglove, it being a biannual, and quite well developed by the time…

Household – Haiku – Challenge – Garden

Garden Haiku ….. hark gardens pulsing nurturing seeds of passion follow natures paths ….. bottlebrush flowers don’t favour English gardens snow and frost they scorn ….. peek through my window my garden a paradise fountain rainbows play —- parkland gardens huge secluded magic corners solitude embraced ….. garden parties rock music till dawn early hours…

My Daily Haiku #12

Winter Warmers ~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~~ feed the birds they will tweet to ask keeps them warm ~~~ robin singing loud winters building at a pace be calm do not race ~~~ jackdaws jacking loud carrion crows shouting too cannibals the pair ~~ house sparrows my friend’s gregarious fly in flocks no table manners ~~~ stock up well stay…

Vivant — WORDS IN THE LIGHT

Ce poème est un jardin, un jardin derrière un mur, un mur si facile à franchir si l’on reste un enfant On peut y voir tout de lumière, l’iris blanc, et même le noyer, celui qu’avait planté mon père, et aussi des violettes, celles qu’aimait ma mère, et de grandes fougères qui gardent une Source. […]…

Fatsia japonica

In Bloom By I, Drow male, CC BY-SA 3.0 My Specimen Albeit a variegated cultivar, it being in bloom is a first for me. How days growth is involved in getting it to this stage has strangely gone unbelievably unnoticed by me until to day. I walk past this plant anything up to 20 times a…