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November 27, 2017
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Vita in November and December

Damp, chilly, end-of November/early-December days call for the kind of coziness that can only be achieved by curling up in a warm place with a hot drink and a good book.  In my case, the most recent book was Stephanie … Continue reading

September 18, 2012
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Book Review: Why Every Man Needs a Tractor by Charles Elliott

Every quarter I receive a copy of the excellent English garden journal, Hortus.  It is a serious publication, full of long-form articles about all aspects of gardening.  Its hallmarks include black and white drawings—no glossy photos—and high literary and horticultural … Continue reading