After years of procrastination, here alas, is a compilation of my cancer story, survival mechanisms, and recipes. Sprinkled in with gardening and other earthy things because I can’t help it.
An amateur adventure in plant breeding.
In my 40th year now, I have recognized 4 fabulous milestones and achievements that are making 40 look pretty fine!
Just a few observations of fascinating natural things from the woods and the gardens.
Life and death are intertwined. I am reminded nearly everyday of the omnipresence of death, but the past few months have been heavy.
My cat likes squash, I think it’s funny! Just something silly and fun to make you smile.
This delicious, rare, and beautiful squash is worth saving and loving.
Losing body hair, head to toe can be a frightening, vulnerable, annoying and joyous experience. Here’s mine.
Storytelling is a powerful way to build yourself, and community. I publicly shared this story, even though at the last minute I was apprehensive about doing it.
It’s that time of year when seeds are ripening at all hours of the day for many weeks. No time to rest.
The wisdom and process of a seed teaches us so much about ourselves. This is my seed story, literal and figurative.