“lyk a bisy bee”

For well over a decade I have been fascinated with taking photos of bees on blooms.  It all started while teaching summers for British Studies at Oxford, I think.  The first challenge at catching bees on flowers that I remember took place in 2006 in University Parks while taking photos of giant sea holly (Eryngium …

hearts-a-bustin

After Eden, Cain killed Abel.  That sentence has been going through my mind since the murders at the Tree of Life Synagogue in Pittsburgh.  More accurately, that sentence has been lurking in my mind, shadowing my mood since 27 October.  Initially I thought those five words might be the beginning of a poem, but the …