Monthly Archives: April 2011

Vincent van Gogh Lives just Around the Corner

ART IMITATING LIFE “Life is like art. You have to work hard to keep it simple and still have meaning.”Charles de Lint (1951-Present) I saw my first van Gogh when I was about twelve years old. I was on one … Continue reading

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High Heels and a Flat Hortensia

RESPECT “Some people have so much respect for their superiors they have none left for themselves.”                                              Peter McArthur (1866-1924) She was by far my favourite gardening customer and our friendship began one soggy day in April when I … Continue reading

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