Winterly

Weather report: These days are erratic, crazy. Trumpy. Here on the island, too. On Mallorca. Some days ago it was warm like in a swedish summer and we could make a boot trip from Palma to Port d’Andratx, then all of a sudden it became chilly and it was snowing for hours – that’s a … Continue reading

Harvest Season

One of these gentle humid fall days in the afternoon and my garden looks like peaceful composition, tenderly dying. Fruits are falling, into the dark creamy land, deadhead flowers send their colorful compliments, a late kiss of life, on brown shafts. Cobwebbed. They die of thirst. It seems. Too much rain. Overkill. Nature is fetching … Continue reading

French Men

Don’t compare your life to others and don’t judge them. You have no idea what their journey is all about.

Live the yummy life of Riley

Sunny warm days and cool nights – I love it. Walk the dog and having breakfast under the trees on my way to the vineyard, where Lilly likes to hunt rabbits. Mirabelles, plums and pears (Williams) stood this morning on the menu. The trees are groaning under the weight of too many ripe fruit this … Continue reading

Gold, Butter, Sunshine, Pleasure

Yellow is the color of gold, butter, or ripe lemons. In the spectrum of visible light, and in the traditional color wheel used by painters, yellow is located between green and orange. Yellow is commonly associated with gold, sunshine, reason, optimism and pleasure, but also with envy, jealousy and betrayal. It plays an important part in … Continue reading

Sunshine Poetry

“The sun never says to the earth, ‘You owe me.’ Look what happens with a love like that. It lights up the whole sky.” – Hafiz, was a Persian mystic and poet.

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