Tag: autumn

The Gilded Wood

There are wonders to be found In a gilded wood Damp in melted frost, Awash with ancient sunshine, Alive with the chattering rush of squirrels, The honking goose, Birdsong of a thousand melodies, The subtle crunch of damp leaves And hidden bogs of sucking mud. My breath rises […]

Blaze of Glory 2017

Autumn is a second spring when every leaf is a flower. – Albert Camus I’ve a streaming head cold today… but this did not stop me from pulling over to take a quick stroll through Hodgemore Woods. We have had the most gorgeous autumn here in Buckinghamshire, with […]

Come Autumn!

I still can’t believe the summer has flown by so fast. It seems only yesterday they were harvesting the wheat, and here we are, ready to plant again… The nip of autumn is in the air now, and the leaves are starting to drop. As one season begets […]

Blaze of Glory

“Fall has always been my favorite season. The time when everything bursts with its last beauty, as if nature had been saving up all year for the grand finale.” -Lauren DeStefano, Wither Well, after a night and half a morning of drenching rain, our earth has been washed […]

This Autumn on Instagram…

Happy Sunday, everyone! Today has dawned grey and rainy here in otherwise Sunny Buckinghamshire… it has been a morning for a good English fry-up in front of a roaring fire, unless, like me, you are completely heat intolerant. Fry-up: Check! Fire? Not a chance. But Hubby is shivering […]