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Oh, No.

Oh, No.

I finally focused on the invasive worm scare that i’ve been hearing about. All the worms in my vegetable garden are the jumping worms that eat up everything, including roots of plants. They leave behind, not beautiful, rich worm castings, which fertilize the soil, but loose, granular soil the texture of coffee grounds that sterilizesRead more about Oh, No.[…]

Savor the Pleasant

Savor the Pleasant

Carole sends me a thank-you note for my Christmas letter and several packets of seeds, which i enclosed with my last Xmas epistle. Her purple poppies are blooming now, as are mine. Generosity from me. Gratitude from her. Savor the pleasant feelings. Soak into joy.

Labyrinth

Labyrinth

I walked a friend’s labyrinth last week. Around and around, back and forth. Just when you think you’re getting close to the center, the path leads to the outermost ring. Back and forth. Then suddenly, the center stone stands in front of you. Arrived! Our progress in meditation often feels like a labyrinth. Just whenRead more about Labyrinth[…]

Wildlife

Wildlife

Today has been full of unexpected sightings–a groundhog grazing in the grass, a skunk waddling across the driveway, and a deer browsing on one of my woodland paths. The groundhog and the deer just look at me and go on about their business. The skunk scurried out of sight under the front step. What’s aRead more about Wildlife[…]