Digging Deep: Unearthing Your Creative Roots Through Gardening

Gardening Is A Sacred Act

– Posted in: Garden Musings
Gardening Is A Sacred Ac

“Gardening is a sacred act. When you dig a hole in the ground, and feel the soil in the palm of your hands or as it crumbles between your fingers, you’re participating in a ritual that’s been taking place since the dawn of humankind. There’s a rhythm to gardening that soothes our souls and awakens [...]

Connecting With Nature

– Posted in: Garden Musings

Connecting with nature is something that most gardeners do naturally – at least while working in our gardens. But how many of us take the time – on a daily basis- to have an interlude with nature in the world outside of our backyards? I know that I can be as guilty as the next [...]

Starting Over

– Posted in: Garden Design, Garden Musings

For several years now, I’ve talked and written about how living with ambiguity is an integral part of the creative process. My book, Digging Deep: Unearthing Your Creative Roots Through Gardening, touches upon this subject in more detail.  I want to share a personal story with you that once again reminded me that learning to live with uncertainty is an [...]