Haiku: Stuff Grows

Stuff grows left aloneSoil and sunlight are givenBeauty we behold Copyright Francis 2022

Soil (A Poem)

Photo by Karolina Grabowska on Pexels.com He dug deep in the soil,the loam and silt of a fertile marsh;from a long line of broken-back men, inured to suffering and pain,consistent with their DNAfrom far distant crescents.The men who toiled and fed the idle, who gave their all to generations, many to rot in the quagmires … Continue reading Soil (A Poem)

Den Konglige Biblioteks Have — Life in Copenhagen (Reblog)

So I’ve shown you The Black Diamond (Den Sorte Diamant) a while back, but not this gem of a garden hidden behind it. I intended to share these photos much earlier, but I honestly there are so many pictures piling up on my computer that I forget about, and I can’t keep track of what […]Den … Continue reading Den Konglige Biblioteks Have — Life in Copenhagen (Reblog)

Ayscoughfee Hall Museum and Gardens – and Birds!

https://www.youtube.com/watch?v=p-OK0jWaMAY I took this the other day. Probably Spalding's 'hidden' gem, Ayscoughfee Hall Museum and Gardens is a medieval gem, well maintained, with a fascinating south Lincolnshire regional museum. Formerly also a private junior school, now located elsewhere in the town under the same name, the gardens are noted for their topiary, the rather notable … Continue reading Ayscoughfee Hall Museum and Gardens – and Birds!

Edgar Degas

- Reblog from https://marinakanavaki.com/ French artist Hilaire-Germain-Edgar De Gas was born, July 19, 1834 in Paris, France ❦ Famous for his pastel drawings and oil paintings of dancers, …Edgar Degas