Tag Archives: Rain

The two sides of a storm

This time last year my garden and grass were burnt to a crisp. The wonderful rains that we had in April and May simply stopped in June and didn’t begin again until September. It was as if some great hand … Continue reading

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Let it rain….

“If the rain comes, They run and hide their heads, They might as well be dead, If the rain comes, If the rain comes” – The Beatles, Rain It started raining Saturday night, rained all day Sunday, took a short break Monday, and it … Continue reading

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Garden time….well almost

Spring came early to our next of the woods and then ran away. In February we had temperatures in the 60’s, 70’s and even 80’s. I actually had to turn our air conditioner on for a couple of nights. The … Continue reading

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It’s raining

  It hasn’t rained at my house in almost 120 days. Need me to do the math for you? August the 5th was the last rain we had, less than .05 inches on that day. It rained once in July, less than an … Continue reading

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Music for a rainy day

The Rain Song-written by Jimmy Page & Robert Plant (Led Zeppelin) It is the springtime of my loving – the second season I am to know You are the sunlight in my growing – so little warmth I’ve felt before. … Continue reading

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A Poem: I am the Rain

Clear and bright, blue and light White turns dim, dark draws near Feel the air change, a cool refresh I am the Rain Mellow and smooth, a sweet dance Short and calm over a parched earth Withdraw, move-on to another field I … Continue reading

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How does your garden grow

Once again I got my ass kicked. The squirrels won, the sun won, the lack of rain won, my garden is dead. Each year, in the cool and wet months of April and May I am optimistic. I plant fresh … Continue reading

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