Day 18~366

This book is lovely, you can see from the previous day’s picture there are pages of beautiful artworks by a few different lady artists. It was published  in 1922 so not far off 100 years old, and the language and pictures reflect a different world back then. But the gardening advice is still relevant.    

Should be in bed.

In times of stress, my default remedy is a series of well written books with complex themes, characters and plots. History is a good deal of it. I find Manda Scott’s Boudicca and Rome series, Ben Kane’s Spartacus and Hannibal series are perfect for everyday stress and strain relief. But when stress level reach popping point, then it is time to bring out the Game of Thrones set. 5 huge books of immense scope allegorically encompassing the themes set out by my former authors. George Martin the author of Thrones is a strange and interesting character, but that’s neither here…