Posts by Madame Lambert

Green

There are violent greens appearing in the world outside as the trees begin to dress for the season, and the...

Cleavers

Cleavers … And most I like the winter nests deep-hid That leaves and berries fell into: Once a dormouse dined...

The Broken Bough

I passed the first flowering branch of Spring, white with desire. A desire to have it for myself. Fragrant and...

Stinging Nettle

The stinging nettle only Will still be found to stand: The numberless, the lonely, The thronger of the land, The...

On Love

On Love

In generosity and helping others be like the river. In compassion and grace be like the sun. In concealing others’...

Chickweed

[Chickweed. Highfield Hollow. Pennsylvania. 2013.] Let us speak plainly: the lovely, lowly Chickweed with its cool blue floral jewels is...

The Heron Tree

There are two Herons who live nearby, somewhere along the River Tolka.  One has a single leg and a particularly...