Tag Archives: bramble

With new made dells and cuckoo’s yells

Our cat Loki  wanders the hills screeching a mating call to non-present tomcats.  For the first time in our lives we’ve heard the song of a cuckoo that wasn’t wooden and stuffed in a tall clock.  And we have switched … Continue reading

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The Nature of Change

We have a large number of tall swaying black poplars that perch on the hill peering over the primary garden.  They grow fast and are weak and, unlike oaks or pines, will not stand for a hundred years.  If we … Continue reading

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ecoShowers or Barbarism

Days go by and and before we know it strange and entirely unbefore smelt odors are brewing beneath our armpits:  rich bouquets of perfectly concocted pheremone cocktails.  Bacteria are amazing.  So, after we reclaimed our spring above the house that … Continue reading

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Beginnings: solar and shit.

So.  We have arrived and begun.  At the moment we are just beginning to come to grips with our little rough farm clearing the paths that allow us to cross it.  So overgrown that we are battling ancient bramble beasts … Continue reading

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