Monthly Archives: July 2017

Letter from Austin

Originally posted on O at the Edges:
Letter from Austin Michael, when you say moons do you see cold stone floating in the firmament or phrases frayed in the mouth and spat on paper? And does the Spanish moon simmer…

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Sunday with Jared & Revisiting The Calyx

My friend Samantha has kindly volunteered her thirteen year old son to come and help me in the garden every Sunday morning.  Jared is much taller than me and more dexterous so I try to exploit these advantages.   He … Continue reading

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Winter Orchids Down Under

This morning I visited the North Shore Orchid Society’s winter exhibition that was jam packed into a small space at the entrance of the Gordon Shopping Centre. Cymbidiums dominated but I found most of them too stiff and artificial,  standing … Continue reading

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