Creativity, Inspiration, Nature, Self Care

A Surfer’s Haiku

The title's a bit misleading. I'm neither a surfer nor did a surfer create this poem. I am fortunate to live close to several beaches in Southern California.¬†Most coastal Californian's can tell you that the weather at the beach, especially in the last decade, is unpredictable. Today, on a January afternoon, the temperature rose to… Continue reading A Surfer’s Haiku

Inspiration, Nature

A Beautiful Garden of Monarch Butterflies

Welcome, June. I'm enjoying the longer days, slightly warmer weather, and the discoveries in my new garden. The two milkweed plants in the backyard attracted Monarch butterflies which I enjoyed watching last month as they danced above the blossoms and ducked into the leaves. After pulling a few weeds, I stopped to admire the Milkweed's… Continue reading A Beautiful Garden of Monarch Butterflies