Darren W. Rees

Tag: nature diary

Smells of Summer #2 (Valerian)

Valerian (Valeriana Officinalis).  Been flowering for the past few weeks and the familiar fragrance has been  wafting around the garden.

Hard Frost

BBC News online main story this morning, ‘UK endures night of winter so far’.  Coldest temperature recorded of -13 celsius in Scotland, -10 celsius in England, and -9 celsius in Wales.

Cocooned within Concrete

I was a windscreen tourist today.  On the morning commute I was struck by the clouds as I drove the winding road of the Graig mountain, above Aberdare.   The clouds seem to be…

Nature Diary III

Noticing and appreciating the natural world, a written mindfulness practice.