A friend said something to me the other day and it struck home.
Grief and Loss
The Beet Goes On is the perfect gift book for best friends, family, your favorite gardener, or dog lover.
Boy, I have been putting this off. I didn’t want to write about it. I started and stopped, trying to find the right approach. But now, I can’t worry if I have it down perfectly. I believe that the readers who follow this blog will understand and appreciate that this is what I mean by Continue Reading »
No guarantees, this business of planting seeds.
In the past year I’ve lost two women in my family to cancer. Because of that, and my own remission from cancer, I’ve learned a lot about how fear and anxiety work in my mind.
This is my yearly ritual around the winter solstice. This is my honoring of the deepening season when I know that everything important is going on beneath the earth’s chilly crust. I trust that pact with the earth. And why not? In the sixteen years of my gardening life, life has always come roaring back each spring independent of me, my losses and gains.
Welcome Readers, Thanks so much for stopping by. This site has been designed as a creative home away from home, online digs for work in progress, a place to play and a place to connect. Since bloggers blog at the pleasure of our readers, you wonder what life, change, and compost have in common. What Continue Reading »