February 2016 - A Fairy Ring.
one of these some months ago and I wasn't
able to take a photo of it but while looking
up the phenomenon online I've discovered that
they're not that rare. Mushroom and
toadstools grow all year round and it's only
the tops that appear above ground when they
drop seeds. Unlike conventional plants they
seed very near to their parent mushroom which
is why they are often found in bunches. Of
course this is all nonsense and a myth spread
by ignorant people who don't know better.
reason for their existence is for fairies to
use as a stool to sit upon whilst having a
friendly chat discussing an important task
for Mother Nature. Fairies often get tired
from all the work they do as looking after
nature is a very busy and thankless task.
Even fairies need a rest from time to time
and need to put their feet up. The moment you
look at them however they will quickly hide
themselves behind the mushroom or a long
blade of grass.
often range in size but generally speaking
they are no more than a few inches tall. They
don't have flesh and blood like humans their
bodies are more robust made of a gaseous
substance. (As confirmed by Sir Arthur Conan
Doyle, he did actually say that!) While their
bodies are strong fairies still have a
dislike for getting wet so they will often
shelter from the rain under mushrooms using
them as an umbrella. This is another reason
why mushrooms and toadstools often appear
after a rainstorm.
This is a particularly large gathering of
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