Some of the sunflowers that are growing in my garden. Having started off as little seedlings they have grown tall, strong, and sublime.
Shoe prints on the road
pointing more or less to me
bring you and coffee
Just when I thought my tomatoes were the best on the block… Along comes my neighbor with this home grown monster. According to legend (my neighbor is the stuff of legends), the ancestor plant of this fruit was brought from Greece in the 1960′s, and grown on the same plot of suburban Melbourne dirt ever since. It was delicious to boot, …
A tale for children – Cedrick the worm goes it alone to discover waiting spent coffee riches within the compost heap!
A very short tale of 2 Genziuks
Promised all the world
was that lullaby you hummed
waiting in the womb
Parsley is a great herb to keep in the garden, and even if you can’t stand eating it – the chooks and quail will. To start with, they get along with just about all other plants, have deep set roots that help break up the soil and bring up nutrients that others can’t reach (especially …
It’s not the same game No finish line to pursue only to persist This haiku (5-7-5) is in recognition of the way that nature finds a way to undo all our good efforts of controlling her. Thick slabs of concrete are beaten down by the sun and wind, while weeds grow from out the tiniest …
Riding on a tide
unsettled thoughts will crest high…
washing off the stain