Among the Weeds

A lesson in four scenes

All grasses look the same. (They don’t, but I am willing to delude myself.) © Bronwen Scott


EXT. DAY. A garden — mostly lawn — slopes down to a paddock with eight black-faced sheep. The sky is grey. A light rain falls.

BRONWEN bends down over a patch of lawn and scrutinises the vegetation with a hand lens. Stands up. Brandishes the hand lens.



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Bronwen Scott

Zoologist, writer, artist, museum fan, enjoying life in the tropical rainforest of Far North Queensland. She/her. Website: