Tag Archives: summer

July Garden Chores

And again, life goes on in spite of all the work I need to do in the garden.  Luckily, no matter what I do or don’t do, nature will take over and do its thing.  I’m just its most reliable tool. Now it’s too hot to do a lot of things that I wasn’t able […]


Cicadas are singing

Cicadas sing of summer Simmering their sound In a round Calling for a mate Chanting and chirping Shouting out a warning A glorious cacophony A lullaby of summer Did you know… That only male cicadas make sing?  The females make a small buzzing noise to talk to a mate, but only the male sings the […]