WATER FLOWS FROM THE MOUNTAINS DOWN TO THE SEA
There are many wonderful walks around my village, however, there is one that is a favourite of mine, particularly on a hot day.
This lane is narrow and steep and takes you up and over, from my valley into the next. Trees hang overhead and on mossy banks ferns grow prolifically in this cool, moist and shady environment
I have written before how the sound of running water is ever present around us and this is just one of the many streams that flows from higher ground, making its way to the river and then on out to sea.
To the right of the lane, this delightful little stream meanders in parts and cascades in others, right on down and, taking the easiest route, it flows over rocks and around old tree roots, culminating into a little waterfall at a lower level. The water is icey cold even on the hotest of days when a walk along its path is delightfully refreshing.
Green thumb . . . . . . . . . . - Somehow I missed celebrating Earth Day yesterday, so today I'm sharing the view from the front porch this morning looking out across our little quarter acr...
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