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RIVER ~ ’74 & ’14, Poem by Peter Pilley

Do I know where I am, or even When he, she, anyone were last On the same stretch of the river? There is energy enough in the water To answer these questions, To take me back and forth. The warp … Continue reading

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“Worm Farming Secrets” – Newsletter from Duncan Carver

I love the worms in my basement and am fascinated by the complex science behind feeding and caring for them… this is a monthly newsletter I receive… read on… (note, my worm composting condo is from the Cascade Manufacturing System, … Continue reading

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My yearning… Blissing with the Earth

Today I was inspired to respond to a posting on the <allspirit@yahoogroups.com> listserv. It seems there are many Rumi devotees there and others who seek the mystical union with the divine, a divine that is beyond this planet and burns … Continue reading

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Why I Garden — it’s joyous and helps me feel better! Rx from the soil.

A friend on FaceBook who is an environmental professor in Australia just introduced this research to me. It’s fascinating! It speaks to recent research on how certain mycobacteria act in a similar yet better manner as anti-depressants… Surely this is … Continue reading

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Seed Starting and Loving Our Plants – SG Journal

On 3/22, we laid out the design of the Medicine Garden in my teacher’s backyard (see previous entry). And we planted potatoes — in a circle…. indeed. Then she and I got together on Tues, 3/24, to start our seeds … Continue reading

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Too Shaky to Start Seeds – SG Journal

Today is the day. The day that I need to start my seeds. But what I really want to do instead is take a long bath and lay in my bed. I’m exhausted and feeling kinda shaky.. so much going … Continue reading

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Killing Dolphins in Virtual Reality?

Okay… I need to vent a bit here… or maybe start banging my head against the wall. There are some of us who are trying to help people and help ourselves, actually, develop more sensitivity toward the natural world and … Continue reading

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