Category Archives: trees


Sometimes we have cruel (or kind: pick your poet) April showers, and dark quick storms with thunder and lightning and hail. I brought a few cherry branches inside where they have bloomed cheerfully in the kitchen to help me survive … Continue reading

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The electric tree

The terrier and I came across a suspicious-looking tree and this is a sort of emergency post to let you know. Now I will be the first, or maybe the third, to admit that I do not have the world’s … Continue reading

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