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Finding Good Soil

My family and I took a road trip to west Texas. If you aren’t from Texas, that’s the part of Texas that actually looks like you imagine it. 615 more words

A Spin of the Wheel

The daffodils
Burst through the ground
Weeks ago
Their rich, green, leafy stalks
Perennially pushing aside
The grains of dirt
And soil
Struggling sun-ward
Long, sinuous stems… 68 more words


Guardian | what lies beneath

This article was written for the Guardian

The Worldometers website is compulsive viewing. If you watch this “real time world statistics” site ticking, you will see the world’s soil disappearing before your eyes. 533 more words

Aerial Edible Gardening


I sometimes wonder why so many people will outright call you a fanatic if you try to inform them about what’s happening in our skies. Think about it for a sec. 557 more words


Beating my peat.

So some things are just amazing. In my search for cheap coco coir I find the cost is not in the stuff but the shipping. A bail weighs 11lbs and cost about $20 to ship from anywhere in the US. 135 more words

Coco Coir

Olive Wood Rosary with Soil From Bethlehem

This Rosary features 8mm oval, Olive wood beads and Deluxe Crucifix. This Rosary is complete with holy soil from the Holy Land. This Rosary measure about 20″ long. 20 more words

Spring project!


I was supposed to write this blog yesterday, but massive overtime and a long, hard drive of around 500 miles per week have just worn me out and I spent the day recuperating (I.e.- napping, drinking lots of fluids, napping, sitting, not stressing…) 242 more words