England

I wanted to see the cottage gardens of the Cotswold’s, the castle and manor gardens, the rooftop gardens of London.   My husband wanted to do a formal tour of garden.   We both were strong in our positions – I really don’t like tours.    I gave in;  we did the tour of England,…

Ode to My Husband/Sunflowers

Yellow sunflowers stand tall and proud; They do not know their fate. The bees are buzzing; The air is still. The calmness is interrupted by the whining of a weed wacker; Yellow sunflowers lay on the ground.

Raindrops

I pray for rain, but let the raindrops fall while I am sleeping, or when I am working in my windowless office at my day job.   Because if it does not rain, I have to drag the sprinkler around my yard to each garden bed.  And then the pots have to get watered.   I…