Tag: ironweed

  • meanwhile, across the run

    In between cookie batches for Saturday’s annual music Jam, the call of the nature preserve was answered. So were Lolly and Cady, both of whom stared out toward the tree line, rolling their big brown eyes soulfully and wagging their tails each time someone with opposable thumbs walked in the direction of the front door. […]

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  • almost autumn

    almost autumn and the sky squeezes blue through the eye, guilt from a moment of weeks; two days, one leaf between a bible of pages black and white and velvet brown feet pad through fallen leaves. and still another falls to join them and another still and another still Just a week, now, until fall; […]

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  • Butterflies beyond the heat islands

    There is no better cure for a bad case of the Mondays than a brisk walk in the open air. If your feet take you beyond the water cooler and out of doors to a concrete sidewalk, perhaps this virtual walk in The Quarry Farm butterfly gardens will transport you beyond your August Ohio heat […]

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  • Looking for White Cat

    We’ve been busy here. You’ve been busy there, wherever your ‘there’ may be. So much going on that, like me, you are in danger of missing the gold-tinged greens and amethysts of ebbing August, at least as it is here on the Quarry Farm. I did almost miss it. We have caught a smattering of […]

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