Author Archives: Jayne on Weed Street

About Jayne on Weed Street

Wife, mother, and owner of pets much loved. Gardener of three decades, amateur photographer, ardent about art, antiques and books.

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On the Eve of a New Year a fresh start looms wide in front of us. Who can deny those yearnings to make this next year better? Maybe you’re not courageous enough to say the best, but let’s promise ourselves … Continue reading

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Christmas Is Coming

When the bugs of the season arrive at your door, and I don’t mean the ones you can see, they can put a cramp in your merriment!  A long week end with cold, damp weather and a bug, kept me … Continue reading

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Name Change

Sticks and stones may break the bones, but words will never hurt ye.   Even still, Jayne is no longer on Weed Street.  Jayne is in Georgia. Savannah Georgia to be precise!   Change is good, and so I have … Continue reading

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Garden Touring in November

There are so many reasons to love living in the low country in November, such as oyster roasts, shrimp fresh from the waters til December, and festivals of every sort right up through Christmas.  But I would not have expected … Continue reading

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Memories come on wings

The spell of swaying Savannah shadows lift the  memories never fleeing a beloved father’s pain ended by Death Giving grief second place to relief A beautiful friend’s agony snatched away by that unwelcome visitor, not invited Loss slowly replaced by the … Continue reading

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Autumn Arrives in Savannah

Autumn arrives in Savannah between humid, sultry days and close nights when the air doesn’t move enough to even sway a long piece of Spanish moss hanging motionless from  live oaks and vines.  Today was such a moment, when the … Continue reading

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Hurricanes and Irksome Irma

Jayne On Weed Street is becoming more a quarterly publication.  There are events that get in the way of even the most well-meaning writer.  Things like hurricanes!  Besides the stress and expense and toil of evacuating from my home, I … Continue reading

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Newport Flower Show, First Class!

Summer has arrived, and nowhere heralds the fact better and with more time tested class and splendor than Newport.   I’ve just had the pleasure of staying in this seaside village at the Ivy Lodge. This shingled residence from days … Continue reading

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IN A VASE ON MONDAY

The dahlias are beginning to bloom, and the zinnias accompany.

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Doorways to my heart

Coming upon an interesting way to link to other bloggers THROUGH doorways! Bloggers, you may wish to join!   Thursday Doors for April 27, 2017. Taos is a doorway to my heart!

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