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Magical Milkweed

Silken threads released from seed pods glisten in the sun. The seeds float like tiny fairies on the breeze. Landing softly And whats not to love about a plant that is the sole food of the Monarch caterpillar. Read more about this amazing plant, it’s use as a medicinal plant, a sweetener and the fact…

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Half Awake Illusion

In the half awake moments before full consciousness I believed it was July; warm and sunny. I smiled My eyes opened to a gray and rainy morning. Not summer at all. October. And cold. September (and August) already gone. I could feel my heart yearning to go back. I surprised myself with this holding on.…

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Some beautfiul foliage from New Hampshire

The mountains up north are in peak color right now but things are looking quite pretty right here in our neck of the woods.  I went bushwhacking along this brook on Saturday toward a bright spot in the woods and look what I found!  A nice little beaver dam! A peak into the small pond…