Intimacy

There will be dark times, there will be light. There will be time to open up, time to close down. We’re all learning.

Salvia Salvation

Sissinghurst in October is a gentle place. There is space for quiet contemplation and restoration of the spirits.

The Ugly Duckling Becomes a Beautiful Swan

The most beautiful buds prize this week goes to that ugly duckling, the walnut.  There is such sculpted elegance in those leaves.  They have just a touch of apricot-bronze.  And the silvery shimmer!  Look at it from this angle: And this: The pineappley things turn out to be blossom buds, but I think the leaves…