A Tulip Doesn’t Strive to Impress

Red and Yellow Tulips

Spring finally made it to my next of the woods — and summer is right around the corner! I’m enjoying the spring flowers while I can. I love tulips but have always thought when they’re open, exposing their insides, they’re creepy. What say you? “A tulip doesn’t strive to impress anyone. It doesn’t struggle to be […]

A Writers Guide to Amazonite


Amazonite, also called Amazon stone, is a rare variety of microcline feldspar. It’s found in various shades of green to blue green. The source of amazonite’s color remained a mystery for a long time. People assumed it came from copper due to copper compounds often producing blue and green colors in rocks. Recent studies suggest […]

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