As a novice gardener, I find myself continually dropping by nurseries these days. When I say novice, I mean it. The following 3 photos demonstrate the progression from creating a raised garden bed, putting soil in the bed, planting the veggies and VOILÁ! There are actual little plants germinating in that garden plot! Simply amazing! Are you amazed? Tell me you are!
Can you see those little veggies poking out of the soil…. hmmm …. I KNOW YOU CAN! Anyways, I have digressed. Is it obvious that I’m becoming a proud gardener?
So, as I was saying, I seem to be hanging out at a lot of nurseries these days and … Read the rest
Writers can come up with all kinds of reasons why they aren’t producing their daily scheduled hours of writing. The key to success is writing everyday, without exception. I’m disciplined; I don’t get distracted. Yeah, right!
The sunshine never calls me outdoors. No way! Leave my computer to pick weeds, paint garden furniture, plant new beds? Are you kidding? Trade a keyboard to get my nails dirty? No way! Like that would happen!
Sailing cruises for extended periods of time? What’s the chances of that? Surely one’s computer could be secretly stowed on board… What else is a writer to do, once anchored in some memorable marina park? To say nothing of the marinas nestled next to towns on … Read the rest