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Beautiful Passages

Beautiful Passages

Sometimes, when reading a book, a sentence, a phrase or paragraph will jump right off the page. Here are some that demand my attention each time I read them. “Twenty years from now you will be more disappointed by the things you didn’t do than by the ones you...
An Outdoor Canvas

An Outdoor Canvas

I have long thought that just as a painter creates art on a canvas so a gardener creates art in a garden. My canvases are my garden areas. I plan them, till the soil, plant and nurture those plants to create a colourful or tasty display to please the senses. And that,...
Gardening Gloves

Gardening Gloves

To wear or not to wear? That is the question. To joyfully dig and rake and mound the soil with unadorned hands reveling in the texture, weight and colour of the numerous particles that lodge themselves beneath my fingernails? Or to don a protective layer in the form...