Category Archives: Love

All Good Things Must come to an End.

When we moved to the Under Gardener’s Lodge , we thought it would be our forever home, well as forever as things can be. But life changes and moves on and so must we. *************************************  The time has come to … Continue reading

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Shea

It is with great sadness, and tears streaming down my face, that I have to tell you that we had to let our darling girl, Shea, go home to the Summerlands on Thursday 25th May 2017. It’s taken some time … Continue reading

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Imbolc – The Feast of Brigid*

The Feast of Brigid The red-haired girl draws milk in a pail from the earth. The earth is a spotted cow with teats that are geysers and anthills and rotten logs. The red-haired girl strokes and strokes the dark soil. … Continue reading

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Candlemass 2nd February

Bede records in his Reckoning of Time (A.D. 725) the use of candles at the Feast of Purification was common in his day.  (Latin Text) [O]n the feast of St Mary, the whole populace with the priests and ministers goes … Continue reading

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January 27th , Avinu Malkeinu אָבִינוּ מַלְכֵּנוּ‎‎; “Our Father, Our King

אָבִינוּ מַלְכֵּנוּ‎‎; “Our Father, Our King I know that this  is usually sung at Rosh Hashanah [Jewish New Year ]and Yom Kippur, [Day of Atonement ] but after the last few weeks I felt I wanted something that touyched my … Continue reading

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“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.”

“Clouds come floating into my life, no longer to carry rain or usher storm, but to add color to my sunset sky.” ― Rabindranath Tagore, Stray Birds I just wanted to share a few photos of the sunset from last … Continue reading

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Mary Mary – quite Contrary

Not sure what it is, but perhaps the coming of Spring/Summertime, a change of circumstance;  Life and death – indeed it has been a bitter/ sweet last few months/years – but I know and can feel that something within me … Continue reading

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The Morning after the Night Before …

The Thunder, Perfect Mind   For I am the first and the last. I am the honoured one and the scorned one. I am the whore and the holy one. I am the wife and the virgin. I am <the … Continue reading

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The Honey Man – Heiros Gamos

He has sprouted, he has mushroomed, he is well-watered lettuce,** my shaded garden of the plain, his mother’s favourite, my grain luxuriant in its furrows, he is well-watered lettuce; my fruit-filled apple tree, he is well-watered lettuce The honey-man*, the … Continue reading

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i carry your heart with me*

  i carry your heart with me (i carry it in my heart) i am never without it (anywhere i go you go, my dear; and whatever is done by only me is your doing, my darling) i fear no … Continue reading

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