SNOW DAYS—MUFFLED, TUCKED-IN, NO-CAN-DO DAYS—drove me stir-crazy when I shifted to fulltime residence in Nowheresville three years ago. I wasn’t ready for the country; I resisted the surrender that forces bigger than myself imposed on me. Now days like we had here again this week are among the sweetest, because I get stranded, delightedly so. And I have a new old song to help me revel in my peaceful powerlessness. Come listen?
December 20, 2010
radio podcast: getting ready to shop for seeds
ABOUT THIS TIME OF YEAR I GET FED UP with holiday to-do’s, and need a solid dose of horticulture instead. What better task to treat..
July 1, 2011
christmas in july sale: signed, gift-wrapped books!
ICAN’T AFFORD AN INFOMERCIAL ON LATE-NIGHT TV to get the word out, so we improvised: My sidekick Andre Jordan made a doodle and I got..