Witch Hazel Microscope 7

witch hazel – a long view into close up

  Sweet acid lemon yellow, antisceptic yellow, sharp inhale immersion, in the field, the cloud of yellow. Yellow paper, unfolding scent. A cosmic unravel, exposure, invitation. Every time, it’s new. Only for a few days. Further in, further in.  

Witch Hazel Microscope 7

witch hazel – a long view into close up

  Sweet acid lemon yellow, antisceptic yellow, sharp inhale immersion, in the field, the cloud of yellow. Yellow paper, unfolding scent. A cosmic unravel, exposure, invitation. Every time, it’s new. Only for a few days. Further in, further in.  

Imbolc Flowers 1 2016

Imbolc Flowers

Crocus, Hellebore, Knautia Macedonica, Sarcococca confusa. A first for picking a Knautia flower at the same time as a Crocus. Sweet box, here comes the light.    

Imbolc Flowers 1 2016

Imbolc Flowers

Crocus, Hellebore, Knautia Macedonica, Sarcococca confusa. A first for picking a Knautia flower at the same time as a Crocus. Sweet box, here comes the light.    

Blood orange CU

Sanguinello, January

Now in the depth of winter comes a sun. Blood orange, from Sicily. From the slopes around the volcano, Etna. Sweet, red-orange. The depth of their colour depends on light, temperature and variety. Warm days, cool nights. The anthocyanins, a family

Blood orange CU

Sanguinello, January

Now in the depth of winter comes a sun. Blood orange, from Sicily. From the slopes around the volcano, Etna. Sweet, red-orange. The depth of their colour depends on light, temperature and variety. Warm days, cool nights. The anthocyanins, a family

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the first bird of the year

On the neighbour’s back wooden garden gate. Near the ripe ivy berries. Unmistakable. The first bird seen in 2016, in the morning. This is significant. A magical visitation. I was just making the tea and happened to look out the

Screen shot 2016-01-03 at 23.21.06

the first bird of the year

On the neighbour’s back wooden garden gate. Near the ripe ivy berries. Unmistakable. The first bird seen in 2016, in the morning. This is significant. A magical visitation. I was just making the tea and happened to look out the

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Palas por pistolas – guns into shovels

A powerful, inspiring and transformative art work from 2008 for this year’s winter turning. ‘Palas por Pistolas’ by artist Pedro Reyes was initiated in the city of Culiacán, a city in western Mexico with a high rate of deaths by

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Palas por pistolas – guns into shovels

A powerful, inspiring and transformative art work from 2008 for this year’s winter turning. ‘Palas por Pistolas’ by artist Pedro Reyes was initiated in the city of Culiacán, a city in western Mexico with a high rate of deaths by

Nature, nerds, and technobiophilic maps

Originally posted on Sue Thomas: I love my wired life but I have questions:
A High Peak panorama between Hayfield and Chinley.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peak_District#/media/File:Near_the_High_Peak_-_pano.jpg When I was in my twenties I regularly went walking in the Derbyshire Peak District with several friends…

Nature, nerds, and technobiophilic maps

Originally posted on Sue Thomas: I love my wired life but I have questions:
A High Peak panorama between Hayfield and Chinley.https://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Peak_District#/media/File:Near_the_High_Peak_-_pano.jpg When I was in my twenties I regularly went walking in the Derbyshire Peak District with several friends…

Witch hazel leaf in autumn with all its golds and browns

witch hazel – the wear and tear of weather

the golden yellow, receding green, summer sun turned rusty brown, cracked and holed, veins deepening, the buds appearing furry and dense, ready for February; so interesting this anticipation, winter doesn’t seem so bad.  

Witch hazel leaf in autumn with all its golds and browns

witch hazel – the wear and tear of weather

the golden yellow, receding green, summer sun turned rusty brown, cracked and holed, veins deepening, the buds appearing furry and dense, ready for February; so interesting this anticipation, winter doesn’t seem so bad.