Bees, wine & flowers

Jennifer Healy

Bees do have a smell, you know, and if they don’t they should, for their feet are dusted with spices from a million flowers.

Source: Ray Bradbury, Dandelion Wine

Image: Jennifer Healy

Inky’s Thoughts: This morning the porch was filled with the soft buzz of bees there to visit the roses. I moved among them, sitting in a rocker, a cup of java nearby and just let the soft song, and sweep of wings lull me as I moved gently with a soft creak back, and forth. Back, and forth.  My chest grew warm, spreading slowly throughout my body burning everything away leaving only peace.   Every morning, I thought, should start like this….