This pretty flower popped up in the grass this morning. Against all the odds, not being planted, settling himself in prime position, he’s the first of the colourful splashes that will be delighting the garden soon. Isn’t there something nice about the ones that appear by surprise? Talking of surprises, I’ve got not one, but two articles coming up in a writing magazine. How jammy is that? In the April and June issues of Words with Jam. They don’t pay for articles at the moment, but will do in the near future.