Tag: Pond

Website of poet Elizabeth Rimmer

Spring in the Territory of Rain

This photo was taken at Gartmorn Dam, on a cold but sunshiny morning. It was lovely to be out – there were signs of spring everywhere, celandines, blackthorn blossom, a wren singing on almost every bush, robins in full courtship display, and the first chiffchaff calling in the trees around the dam. I’ve had all…
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March 28, 2019 0

Half a Hundred Herbs – Sowing the Seeds

  The cloud has come down and it feels bitter outside, although the frost has gone. But on Tuesday, the sun was shining and I took the first photos. The garden is beginning to wake up and put on colour. The crocuses are out under the rowan tree,           and the…
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March 12, 2015 0