Two-color Silkscreen Print | 11” x 17” | Credit: Man vs. Ink
I have lain in the open night,
till my shoulders felt twin roots, & the tree of my sight
among the stars.
I, too, have plucked a stalk of grass
from your ample prairie, Walt.
Osmia Avosetta are solitary bees that build their nests by biting petals off of flowers, flying them back one by one, and gluing them together often using nectar as glue. Each nest is a papermache work of art that houses a single bee egg. (via)
Virginia Woolf’s suicide note to her husband Leonard before drowning herself.
On 28 March 1941, Virginia Woolf put on her overcoat, filled its pockets with stones, and walked into the River Ouse near her home and drowned herself. Her body was not found until 18 April 1941. Her husband buried her cremated remains under an elm in the garden of Monk’s House.