Tag Archives: DEATH

Death–the Final Frontier?

This winter, I decided to trim back even less of my garden when all the plants began their annual march from lush abundance, to spent sticks. As the palette in my yard shifted from greens to splashes of gold and … Continue reading

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MY MOTHER

Of course, I told the bees. Told them that my mother had died. It is an old custom, for beekeepers to let the bees know of events that touch the family, and so I walked out to the bee yard … Continue reading

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OSPREY AND TROUT

That sacred summer I watched an osprey dive feet first wings spread like benediction when it rose with a silver, fluttering trout. That trout, oh! That trout plucked from the dense tug of water into the effortless current of air. … Continue reading

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