Afghanistan Lebanon Dreamers Haiti Wildfires Hurricanes Earthquakes Ebola Plague Delta-Variant Vaccine Refusers Etc As long as I am well fed in my comfortable home, far better, when I am not actively working/serving, to garden and meditate and study and try… (READ MORE)
When I was out gathering vegetables and herbs and doing basic tending for the day, I realized a cardinal, who is a regular visitor, had let me get closer than ever before. Then I saw that he was about to… (READ MORE)
At last enough beans all at once to make a meal. Until now, the birds and I nibbled the few a day while still outside.
It’s full of biting, stinging, and plant-munching beings. I mostly live and let live.
I practice the physical yoga postures to enhance and maintain the flexibility, agility, balance, and strength I need to get about my daily life, for example clambering about the vertical garden. Balance beam in high school was also helpful preparation.
I communicate with the Murtis when I am out on the garden and also with the plants and other living beings. The volunteer squash are outrageously happy at the moment. On the balcony, Crow has discovered the strawberries and the… (READ MORE)
After washing up the dinner things and making a sweet bread with one of the about to be overly abundant butternut squashes, I stepped out on the catio to be greeted by the nearly full moon. The thunderstorms this afternoon… (READ MORE)