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How to Grow More Vegetables I


I’m eight years old again. My mother has planned a huge birthday party for me, with cake and balloons and all my friends from school. (No, no clowns, or jugglers or face painters, but it didn’t take much to please…

Swan Dive


There was so much action in the garden in the month of May–action that, between finals, graduation, and everything else that was going in my life, just did not get documented in this space. And now that I’m writing again,…

25 Random Things


1. Birds love me. Especially hawks. I used to get visits from a red-tailed hawk and a Cooper’s hawk (separately of course). They’d fly down to my deck to check out the action at the bird feeder and look in…