Cold weather is the perfect time for planning your next garden. If you are thinking that you can just grab a few packs of seeds from the local store in April or so, put them in the ground, and you’ll see something come up in a few months, well, you’re mostly wrong. Being well-planned and […]
The flowers took freedom in the humid warmth stretching over flagstone paths breaching wooden beds as a heavy silence hung in the air broken only by the call of birds and rhythmic buzz of insects while a square of tranquil beauty shared a resting place in a far off corner of my overgrown garden
What are you afraid to show the world? As we begin the New Year, how can you: Feel More Authentic. Release the need for other’s approval. Embrace your inner succulence. Let go of Limiting beliefs. Show off your assets with pride. Little by little as you become mindful of when you feel aligned within yourself, […]
TWAS THE NIGHT BEFORE CHRISTMAS Their lists are made Prayers all said. Toys and candy decorations Now dance in their heads..
Faint and sweet they count the days but in their little minds Santa’s so far, far away
GROW YOUR OWN CHOCOLATE TREE INDOORS (EVEN IN COLD CLIMATES) The first step in growing chocolate from seed is to crack open the seed pod, which is roughly 1 centimeter thick. It takes a knife and quite a bit of elbow grease, so be careful with your fingers. Avoid cutting into the seeds, because they’re […]
December My White December There’s no perfect harmony to the underside of a white Canopy The brilliance of summer’s light That made all the things possible Has turned the cold stars.. Colder This poem becomes my defense Against my white December Until I walk awhile Tasting the cold crisp air Passing a window with […]