Escape into the Garden

It seems there is no end to the ugliness in the news this summer. Police brutalizing and killing black people,…

New Paths

One warm-ish day in February I decided that what we really needed was a gravel path between the driveway and…

Wandering Eye

I’ve been looking at houses online. It feels transgressive, a betrayal of my solid and unexciting little house. We’ve been…

Fairy Tale

Some things only come with time. A pergola hung with roses in June is one of them. And under this…

Summer in Review

Maybe the best spot from which to view my garden is the upstairs bathroom window, while sitting on the pot.…