The Gardener's Apprentice

December 26, 2016
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Hopeful Signs

I was born an optimist.   I was probably born a gardener, too, though that didn’t manifest itself until after I could walk and talk.  It is in my nature to look for signs of hope, especially in the natural world.  … Continue reading

February 2, 2015
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Fragrant Primroses

Fragrances and music have a tendency to seep right into your head and stay there.  This past week, as the predicted “snowpocalypse” turned into a “sno-vereaction,” the scent of a particular primrose took up residence in my brain.  Now I … Continue reading