David and Goliath?
Did I ever read you poems, recited by clever gnomes? About watching grass and flowers for seemingly endless hours. *** Grow and grow and grow it does, ´till finally comes the buzz when that sad man comes and mowes breaks the rank, dank earth and sows *** seeds of tomorrow´s promiss, made to garden gnomes, […]
Brown birds at the window, black cats upon the ledge~ Gray squirrels skipping tree limbs and creatures in the hedge~ Winter straw and barren fields freezing in the dale~ Candle light and raisin cakes part the dewy veil~ Welcome my cold friend, I’m jumping in my seat~ The dark time is upon us, the earth […]
November dances in~ She has a Gypsy secret within her Gypsy grin. Her eyes are amber mist, her hair is raven black. She is a an icy mother, gourds and apples on her back~ She creeps among the naked trees gathering up the green. She is autumn’s mother, this regal winter queen. She’s welcomed by […]
Witches in Sleepy Hollow ~ wandering in the mist We mourned upon your gravestones in sorrows twisted bliss We lurked within your cabin and gazed upon your pond Your spirits brushed across our souls and settled in our wand Oh the prose you’ve gifted us, wise and wondrous all Standing in the morning mist, I […]
Oh my blackened cauldron popping, sparking bright! The wheel of the year has turned upon this Samhain night Witches dancing merrily, singing ‘round the hill The earth is growing tired, our shelves are at their fill Grateful for the harvest, sweet souls are welcomed here Incense, smoke, and candles, laughter, bread and cheer!
Naked trees and barren hills circle round this place Brown doves cuddle brushy pines and mourn with solemn grace The clock upon the mantle banishes the dawn As noontime blows and drips upon the forest lawn Suppertime will find me stirring at the pot Sweet and savory spices, my hair up in a knot Windswept […]
Oh, the benefits of recycling! I discovered this recipe in an old magazine recently whilst having a clear-out, so I am re-using it here, just as I have recycled the magazine! I have adapted it and cooked it for dinner tonight, and it is dee-lish-us, and doesn’t take too long. These crusty veg delights are […]
Originally posted on Waking Spirals:
“She wasn’t afraid of difficulties; what frightened her was being forced to choose one particular path. Choosing a path meant having to miss out on others. She had a whole life to live and she was always thinking that, in future, she might regret the choices she made now. ‘I’m…
Four years ago to the day my good friend and co-author here on the portal married his lovely then fiancée Leentje, whom I have also known for years. I wish them all the best and many happy returns. Do they not make for a handsome and well-met couple? His present for Leentje:
Disneyannounced today it will buy Lucasfilmfor $4 billion in cash and stock. George Lucas, the creator of the Star Wars franchise and CEO of Lucasfilm, owns 100% of the company. Even better: A new Star Wars movie, Episode VII, will debut in 2015. More Star Wars feature films are planned after that. Read more: http://www.businessinsider.com/disney-buys-lucasfilm-for-4-billion-2012-10#ixzz2AxkPNAtF