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Acts of Faith, Part 2

Acts of Faith, Part 2

I’d long planned to write about canning what Greg and I have grown in our prairie garden this summer.  We’ve got loads of tomatoes, beans, peppers, leeks, potatoes and kale.  I wanted to talk about the sheer poetry of sealing San Marzanos into steaming glass […]

Acts of Faith, part 1

Acts of Faith, part 1

This morning I swore I heard a hummingbird.  Twice.    One of the things I left when I left the mountain were the hummers. For ten years, I harvested buckets of joy on the day when mid-April I first heard their trill. Part of my […]