Spring is springing – Snake's Head Fritillary

It’s reassuring to see that despite everything, spring is still springing all around us. Some things are still normal, still happening in the usual spot, in the usual way. It’s all to easy to be consumed by anxiety and fear in these difficult times, so finding something that feels reassuring is especially welcome now. I’m…… Continue reading Spring is springing – Snake's Head Fritillary

Inside Weather

When the weather makes you want to stay indoors, one of my favourite things to is crochet. So if I can’t be going for a walk due to the weather, or my pain is too much for that kind of thing, I snuggle up in a blanket (I made myself) and am soothed by the…… Continue reading Inside Weather

spring

hope returns seeping    into roots bringing    tentative shoots    testing the air may we allow ourselves to dare    to believe in brighter    warmer days in lighter    calmer ways being    breathing       blossoming in the    radiance of spring

peace

every quiet day spent with you is a comforting balm to my soul calm mornings easy afternoons warm evenings and I am nearly wordless not because my mind is tangled more that my mind is soothed and stilled and gentled and smiles are hard to write