This past weekend, my friends and I went to a garden show. Last year, I was still living in the Northeast, and I went to the Philadelphia Garden Show, which is the largest one in the world. The display we saw this past weekend paled...

I remember the day that I first read Robert Frost's Mending Wall. That was when I first realized that fences have at least two purposes: they can either keep critters inside a fenced area, or they might serve to keep critters outside a fenced area. Ozarks...

Jacki Kellum is Announcing Her First Ever The Earth Laugh in Flowers Contest "The earth laughs in flowers." - Ralph Waldo Emerson Everyone Who Can Take Decent Photos Is Invited to Participate This Contest Is For ANYONE - Not Just for Pros! No Fees! I want to emphasize that this is a...

A week ago, I bought several pots of flowers to serve as subjects for new paintings. Consider the Lily - Jacki Kellum Watercolor https://fineartamerica.com/featured/consider-the-lily-jacki-kellum.html I bought a pot of Asiatic Lilies, and I painted one of those flowers. Early Morning Lilies - Jacki Kellum Watercolor https://fineartamerica.com/featured/early-morning-lilies-jacki-kellum.html I bought a pot of...