A Bluebell for Dad
Month: March 2016
Happy Spring! Gardening, poetry & hope.
It is now officially Spring, but I see little evidence of it having arrived. The Cove is full of ice, there is still snow around even though we haven’t had much accumulation this winter and the winds have been ferocious! Thankfully they have diminished today and I did see a crow tearing pieces of burlap from around my rose tree to build his /her nest (they both build the nest). They are very wise birds, so I will have to believe that Spring is indeed here. Continue reading “Happy Spring! Gardening, poetry & hope.”
Magical Cape Spear
Hiking around the boardwalks and trails of Cape Spear is always beautiful and for me spiritual; hiking it with one of my grandchildren is pure magic.
“Walking gives freedom. When you walk you can determine your own tempo. You can choose your own course. You can think whatever you want.” Nina Kuscik
Normally, I would agree with this quote but in this case, my four year old grandson chose the tempo and the course, and my thinking was limited to ….stay away from the cliffs, do not lose sight of him, do not run, do not spoil his day with too many warnings……….
Wait for me!
On my previous visits to Cape Spear, I had never explored this!
Surely with this workout, he will sleep tonight!
I truly do not understand people who abuse our earth with excess garbage, it will only sustain us for so long. Awesome is everywhere, let’s preserve it.
Photos by L. Fudge
Cape Spear, Newfoundland …..add it to your bucket list!
“Walk as if you are kissing the earth with your feet. No one saves us but ourselves. No one can and no one may. We ourselves must walk the path.” Buddha