Seaside Community Garden

Seaside Community Garden

What we found when we arrived; and how we transformed it. Emilie, my gardener daughter and mentor GETTING STARTED I got involved this spring in a small community garden a block and a half from my house. I’d passed by the locked gate and seen the sign several times walking home from Eileen’s. There was … Continue reading

The Trigger

The Trigger

originally posted April 3, 2014 – Revisited for a reason   The TRIGGER Here it is, dear allies: My most frequent trigger is Jean saying nothing kind to me when I’m down or feeling sick (mentally, emotionally, physically, or spiritually). He may have just done the shopping, and driven to pick up Bon Papa, for … Continue reading

LIFE CHANGES, Part 2

LIFE CHANGES, Part 2

I’m crying at the moment – listening to moving music, and letting the tears fall. I realize that tears are often an important part of life changes. They don’t need to be dried or hid from view, as there is nothing to fix. Allowing them to flow is part of the process. I’m here again … Continue reading