“Weeds are flowers too, once you get to know them.”  A.A.Milne In lawns and other manicured green spaces, weedy species of plants are undesirable and burdensome, often a mark of disgrace, bringing judgement upon the gardener.  These misplaced plants are denounced for their pervasive, prolific, and pushy presence in every plot of land that humansContinue reading “Weeds”


“Solitude is the soil in which genius is planted, creativity grows, and legends bloom; faith in oneself is the rain that cultivates a hero to endure the storm, and bare the genesis of a new world, a new forest.”      –  Mike Norton As we stand in the midst of a global pandemic, seclusionContinue reading “Solitude”


“Love is the bridge between you and everything.” – Rumi From the time I was a small child, it has been all about the love.  Deep within my center is a well-spring of unconditional love.  It has been the source of my relationship with nature and humanity.  Love manifests in me as patience, kindness, loyalty,Continue reading “Love”