Amongst the Dead Things

When it all began You were so vibrant and colourful Bright greens and blinding yellows You stood so majestic Facing the shinning sun Within months you began to whither All your flowers faded away The old leaves slowly died Before long new life began No longer did you bloom But green leaves grew firm TheyContinue reading “Amongst the Dead Things”

Day 150: Lettuce

A few months ago I wrote about gardening and growing some fruits and vegetables. Unfortunately, not all has gone to plan. My aubergines refused to grow, not a single bud or sign of life. One of my flowers is very slow to grow, it’s been 2 months and there is a withering bud. The otherContinue reading “Day 150: Lettuce”

Day 90: Green Thumb

Spring is the perfect season for gardening, and this spring I have big plans. Last year I was able to grow some magnificent corn in my back garden (pictured below). This year I’m planning on growing some flowers, herbs, corn, potatoes and even strawberries (still up for debate). I bought a wonderful book called GrowContinue reading “Day 90: Green Thumb”