Tag Archives: garden

“Friendship is the breathing rose”

Last week my friend Doris invited me to stop by.  We get together every few months at her house.  She serves coffee or tea and delicious sweets.  Her husband, Howard, usually stops puttering to say hello, pausing at the table … Continue reading

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When corn grows unexpectedly in your dreams.

Last night I dream-walked through my garden, a garden planted a long, long time ago in another dream–and, look, how unexpected, sweet yellow ears of corn grew amidst the zucchini and beans and squash vines. What an unexpected delight during a melancholy … Continue reading

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“I don’t cruise”

Lady and gentlemen readers, I am peeking in to say hello and how ya doin’ before checking out of the computer world to spend more time watching goldenrod blossom, meditating deeply, being more and more present in this One Wild … Continue reading

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Blue Cross, onions and weeping words

My knee replacement patient watches a movie. Two fawns frolic in the yard with mama. I just spent thirty minutes negotiating between Blue Cross and hospital about physical therapy bills.  Someone is trying to charge us over $3,000 when we’ve already paid … Continue reading

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A bedroom full of trees and other ordinary musings

1.  It’s nice to be able to post blogs “whenever I feel it” after a two month experiment with once-a-week blogging.  It truly was a lovely experience.  So much time and space opened up for reflection, for walking in spring … Continue reading

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You thought you were having a “bad hair” day…

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Glad you don’t bite, Rattlesnake Bean!

Welcome to our Garden Edition of this blog. Don’t you love late summer?  When you can–if you’ve planted a garden during the spring or early summer–harvest your lunch from just outside your front door? At 11 a.m. I ventured outside … Continue reading

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“Ye shall love the onion as yourself. Everything else, too.”

Today dawns the onion harvest, the pulling of white and red and yellow onion globes out of their earth-home.  Their green stems drooped upon the ground earlier this week, fallen over from lack of rain or the sun’s silent command. … Continue reading

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In which Ms. Amesyth Crystal takes an unexpected stroll

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The foxes wore pink gloves at breakast as July pondered its upcoming departure.

(tee hee!)

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