Monthly Archives: April 2017

Being There

Gardening while elections are being fought put me in mind of Peter Sellars’ last film – Being There.¬† The tale of a simple gardener whose naive statements about¬† horticulture are mistaken as pithy economic advice as he potters his way … Continue reading

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Birdsong

Spring feels like it’s sprung – and if it’s not obvious by the blooming amelanchier and the early spring flowers, then it will be from the sheer cacophony of birds shouting at one another about whatever it is that is … Continue reading

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Same Old Same Old

It’s been a while since I posted, which suggests that I have not done a great deal in the garden – which is true, and fills me with mild panic that I might be lagging behind in preparation for the … Continue reading

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