April

New life bursts forth from translucent red pomegranate tips on the branches of the handkerchief tree and I stand surrounded by a choir of lilac leaves as they open soft, furry, almost-purple buds and unfurl into delicate new leaves with blushed red tips sounding their notes to the warm bright spring sky  I am captivated, Read more about April[…]

March/April moon gardening

Pisces lunation  March 2021   Saturday 13th – New moon Dream plan. Wednesday 17th – Waxing crescent Sew crops that develop below ground, potatoes, parsnips, carrots, radish, beetroot. Sunday 21st – Waxing gibbous Sew crops that develop above ground lettuce, salad, cucumber, tomatoes & chillies, Peas, leeks, spinach, sprouts, pak choi, onions, chard, parsley & chives And Read more about March/April moon gardening[…]

February/March Moon gardening

Aquarius lunation – Water bearer – purifying & nourishing the earth 11th feb – 12th march.  Equivalent to 3.30 – 5.30am. Stirrings. Birds singing & nesting  Dreams turning into plans. Roots pushing down  establish foundations  Prepare the ground. First week. Friday 12th – Friday 19th.   New moon – waxing crescent Equiv to midnight to 6am      Read more about February/March Moon gardening[…]

Lunar New Year

https://www.treesisters-nest.org/posts/10647985 The naked new In the birth canalPoised to becomeHeld in a prism of potentialUnknown to selfUnknown to the worldBut intact, Armed with love,Ready. ‘What am I?’ said the Self..Honeysuckle laced with dew,Candle wax and frogspawn,Rainbows and lily pads,Piano keys and the wet mudof the potters wheel.You are it all,You are life. ‘But what comes next?’ Read more about Lunar New Year[…]