Category Archives: Bees

THE WORK OF HANDS FOLDED

Plunging my appetite / into sea of harvest / work of sun, rain, soil, / friendly microorganisms / bees Continue reading

BEES DREAM OF BEADS WHILE WINTERING

Bee bead seed packets / sun to shower, honeyed energy light / warmth bathing our planet seeding bee beads Continue reading

Former Davis-Besse Area, August 2028

By 2028, wind farms replace nuclear power plants, and large organic farms with many types of crops replace monoculture fields. Continue reading

Top-down and bottom-up

Our typical lifestyle needs to be revamped. And the abuse of resources and animals and Mother Earth is so prevalent, it’s difficult to extract ourselves as individuals from it. Top-down reform is called for. Continue reading

Feeling

It’s a 63 degree Fahrenheit day in January in Cleveland, Ohio. My feelings are a bit difficult today. The average high for January in Cleveland is 34, and the average low 22. Continue reading

Please email the EPA before Tuesday: it’s for the bees…

Major beekeeping organizations and environmentalists are encouraging people to be concerned and take action. Continue reading

Environmental Resolutions and Vision for the New Year

It seems that we are at a crucial point with respect to the environment in that if we take the opportunity to change now, we can avert some major problems on this small planet. We cannot continue with the “business as usual” model lest we find ourselves stuck on a path yielding smaller and smaller returns in terms of health, happiness and prosperity. Before finishing your list of intentions for the New Year, perhaps think about incorporating some environmentally-minded items. Continue reading

SAVE THE BEES: SUSPEND CLOTHIANIDIN

One of the delights of my life is eating fruit. Another is my husband and companion. In our early days, he’d frequently bring down a big plate of berries and we’d watch a movie together, a habit I’ve incorporated into … Continue reading