Black Lives Matter

I’ll start with a quote I like from Ralph Waldo Emerson: “Your goodness must have some edge to it. Else it is none.” There are times to speak and times to stay still. I haven’t said much publicly, at least not here, about the Black Lives Matter movement and George Floyd in particular. Both becauseContinue reading “Black Lives Matter”

Morning Glories will Get You Feeling Glorious

Ah…Morning Glories. They really ARE glorious, aren’t they? I’m kind of in love with them. There has been a resurgence of heirloom varieties of flower and plants, and with it, some new problems. Apparently there have been issues with teenagers getting high on the seeds. I KNOW. Teenagers, is there anything you won’t do toContinue reading “Morning Glories will Get You Feeling Glorious”

Spring, Feral Children, and Juggling

Ah, springtime. I may be juggling a teensy bit of resentment…but first, no matter what is happening to me personally, or to my community as a whole, it is beautiful in Texas in May. That’s just a fact.It is getting unbearably hot in the afternoon but the mornings and evenings are perfection. Heaven distilled. Pure, sweet joy.Continue reading “Spring, Feral Children, and Juggling”